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Species Homorthodes lindseyi - Southern Scurfy Quaker Moth - Hodges#10532.1

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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 Homorthodes
Species lindseyi (Southern Scurfy Quaker Moth - Hodges#10532.1)
Hodges Number
10532.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Homorthodes lindseyi Benjamin, 1922
Identification
shape of distal end of valvae differs from H. furfurata
Remarks
Formerly considered to be a subspecies of H. furfurata (Northern Scurfy Quaker). The two species are sympatric from at least Massachusetts south to Maryland. However, they may be segregated by elevation with H. lindseyi more common in the Coastal Plain.
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