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Genus Nudorthodes

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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)
Tribe Eriopygini
Genus Nudorthodes
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Nudorthodes Lafontaine, Walsh & Ferris, 2014 (1)
Explanation of Names
Generic epithet Nudorthodes refers to lack of hairs on the surface of the eye as compared to other members of the Orthodes group. From the Latin Nudus [bare] + Orthodes. (1)
Numbers
This genus contains three species from the American west and southwest: Nudorthodes texana (Smith, 1900), Nudorthodes variabilis (Barnes & McDunnough, 1912), and Nudorthodes molino Lafontaine, Walsh, & Ferris.
Works Cited
1.A revision of the genus Protorthodes McDunnough with descriptions of a new genus and four new species
Lafontaine, J.D, J.B. Walsh & C.D. Ferris. 2014. ZooKeys 421: 139-179.