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Species Eutelia furcata - Hodges#8968.2

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Euteliidae
Subfamily Euteliinae
Genus Eutelia
Species furcata (Eutelia furcata - Hodges#8968.2)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eutelia furcata (Walker, 1865)
Penicillaria furcata Walker, 1865
Penicillaria nattereri Druce
Eutelia distracta (Walker, 1865) (1)
Eutelia piratica, (Schaus, 1940)
Wingspan about 30 mm. (2)
Heppner (2003) reported the range ot include Florida; Texas; Mexico. (3)
Moth Photographers group includes Arizona. (4), (2)
The main flight period appears to be April through September. (2)
Heppner (2003) report April and May in Florida. (3)
Heppner (2003) reported the host as unknown. (3)
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Walker, F. 1865. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. 3: 815.