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Subfamily Noctuinae - Cutworm or Dart Moths

Leucania insueta False Wainscot  - Leucania pseudargyria Noctuidae: Pseudeustrotia carneola - Pseudeustrotia carneola Burdock Borer - Hodges #9466 - Papaipema cataphracta Quite large brown striped caterpillar - Nephelodes minians Caterpillar from Glacier Creek Preserve, Nebraska - Dargida Caterpillar - Spodoptera Small moth with black-bordered orange hindwing and narrow black lines on forewing. - Pseudanarta singula
Show images of: caterpillars · adults · both
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Other Common Names
Larvae generally called cutworms; the adults of many species in several genera have "Dart" in their common name.
Pronunciation
NOK-tew-nee
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Noctuidae Latreille, 1809; Genera Crust. Insect. 4: 191
Numbers
about 400 species in 45 genera (2 tribes) in Canada (CBIF); more in the US
Internet References
first page of adult image thumbnails - 31 genera, eastern Canada (CBIF)
first page of adult image thumbnails - 41 genera, western Canada (CBIF)