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Genus Neoligia

small noctuid - Neoligia moth - Neoligia moth - Neoligia crytora Unknown Moth - Neoligia exhausta Neoligia crytora Noctuidae: Neoligia exhausta - Neoligia exhausta Exhausted Brocade - Neoligia exhausta Noctuidae: Neoligia tonsa? - Neoligia
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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 Apameini
Genus Neoligia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Four species now in genus Neoligia were formerly included in Oligia. They are: crytora, exhausta, semicana, tonsa.
Numbers
17 species in North America (CBIF), including 4 species formerly placed in Oligia
Range
represented throughout North America
Remarks
A new genus described by Troubridge and Lafontaine in 2002, with a description of 12 new species
See Also
the genus Oligia
Internet References
taxonomic reference showing adult images of 17 species of Neoligia, and a key to all species (CBIF)