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Species Macrochilo absorptalis - Slant-lined Owlet - Hodges#8357

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 Erebidae
Subfamily Herminiinae (Litter Moths)
Genus Macrochilo
Species absorptalis (Slant-lined Owlet - Hodges#8357)
Hodges Number
8357
Range
eastern two-thirds of US and adjacent parts of Canada (Nova Scotia to Saskatchewan)
Season
May to September
Remarks
Common. In eastern US, may be confused with Macrochilo hypocritalis (which doesn't occur in Canada)
See Also
Macrochilo hypocritalis (1, 2)