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Species Hyperepia jugifera - Hodges#10576

10576 – Hyperepia jugifera - Hyperepia jugifera Hyperepia jugifera Hyperepia jugifera
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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 Hyperepia
Species jugifera (Hyperepia jugifera - Hodges#10576)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hyperepia jugifera (Dyar, 1920); [n. comb. Poole (1989)?]
Hyssia jugifera Dyar, 1920; orig. comb. Dyar, 1920
Hyperepia pi Barnes & Lindsey, 1922; syn. Poole (1989)
Wingspan: 28-30 mm.
Fairly distinctive. See references below for full descriptions.
New Mexico, west Texas, and into Mexico.
September and October records from the US.
Print References
Barnes & Lindsey, 1922. A new genus and species of Noctuidae (Lep.). Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society. 17: 56-57.
Dyar, 1920. New Lepidoptera, chiefly from Mexico with synonymic notes. Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus 8 (10/12): 189.
Poole R.W., 1989. Lepidopterorum Catalogus (New Series). Fascicle 118 Noctuidae, Parts 1–3. E.J. Brill, New York, xii + 1314 pp.