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Genus Homorthodes

Homorthodes hanhami Homorthodes hanhami Homorthodes furfurata Homorthodes fractura ? - Homorthodes fractura Homorthodes lindseyi Homorthodes hanhami Homorthodes lindseyi Moth - Homorthodes furfurata
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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 Eriopygini
Genus Homorthodes
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Homorthodes McDunnough, 1943
14 species in North America listed at All-Leps
wingspan 22-27 mm, based on several photos by Jim Vargo at MPG
one species (H. furfurata) occurs across southern Canada and all of United States except Florida and neighboring states; all remaining species occur in the west
Internet References
pinned adult images of eight species plus photos of related species by Jim Vargo (Moth Photographers Group)
pinned adult images of H. rectiflava plus collection site map (All-Leps)
distribution in Canada list of provinces for six species (U. of Alberta, using CBIF data)