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Genus Agnorisma

10955 Pale-banded Dart - Agnorisma badinodis moth - Agnorisma badinodis Pale banded dart moth - Agnorisma badinodis Pale-banded Dart - Agnorisma badinodis - male Pale-banded Dart - Agnorisma badinodis Agnorisma badinodis Quaker moth? - Agnorisma badinodis Agnorisma badinodis  - Agnorisma badinodis
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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 Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Noctuini
Subtribe Noctuina
Genus Agnorisma
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Agnorisma species were formerly included in the genus Xestia
at least 3 species in North America (listed under Xestia at
2 species in Canada (CBIF)
The genus Agnorisma was described by Lafontaine in 1998. A. bollii was also formerly in Xestia. It occurs in Ohio, South Carolina, and elsewhere in the US, but not in Canada.
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pinned adult images of both Canadian species (CBIF)