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Species Leucania stolata - Hodges#10453

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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 Leucaniini
Genus Leucania
Species stolata (Leucania stolata - Hodges#10453)
Hodges Number
Explanation of Names
Leucania stolata Smith, 1894
Meliana perstrigata Dyar 1910
There are 32 species of Leucania in North America North of Mexico.
See Noctuidae of North America ( here (1)
Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado and far West Texas.
Print References
Smith, J.B. 1894. Descriptions of new genera and species of Noctuidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 21: 76, pl. 5, f. 8.