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Subfamily Acontiinae - Bird Dropping Moths

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 Acontiinae - Bird Dropping Moths

Tribe Acontiini
Genus Acontia
Species behrii - Acontia behrii - Hodges#9164
Species chea - Acontia chea - Hodges#9160
Species coquillettii - Acontia coquillettii - Hodges#9163
Species cretata - Chalky Bird Dropping Moth - Hodges#9161
Species jaliscana - Acontia jaliscana - Hodges#9160.1
Species n-sp-one - Acontia n-sp-one - Hodges#9164.97
Species n-sp-two - Acontia new-species-two - Hodges#9164.97
Genus Eusceptis
Species flavifrimbriata - Eusceptis flavifrimbriata - Hodges#9166
Genus Ponometia
Species acutus - Ponometia acutus - Hodges#9105
Species alata - Ponometia alata - Hodges#9099
Species altera - Ponometia altera - Hodges#9107
Species bicolorata - Ponometia bicolorata - Hodges#9084
Species binocula - Prairie Bird-dropping Moth - Hodges#9089
Species candefacta - Olive-shaded Bird Dropping Moth - Hodges#9090
Species clausula - Ponometia clausula - Hodges#9086
Species cuta - Ponometia cuta - Hodges#9094
Species dorneri - Ponometia dorneri - Hodges#9091
Species elegantula - Arizona Bird Dropping Moth - Hodges#9109
Species erastrioides - Small Bird Dropping Moth - Hodges#9095
Species exigua - Ponometia exigua - Hodges#9115
Species fasciatella - Ponometia fasciatella - Hodges#9102
Species heonyx - Ponometia heonyx - Hodges#9093
Species huita - Ponometia huita - Hodges#9092
Species hutsoni - Ponometia hutsoni - Hodges#9103
Species libedis - Ponometia libedis - Hodges#9096
Species macdunnoughi - Ponometia macdunnoughi - Hodges#9116
Species nannodes - Ponometia nannodes - Hodges#9097
Species nigra - Ponometia nigra - Hodges#9101.1
Species phecolisca - Ponometia phecolisca - Hodges#9098
Species pulchra - Ponometia pulchra - Hodges#9104
Species semiflava - The Half-Yellow - Hodges#9085
Species septuosa - Ponometia septuosa - Hodges#9085.1
Species sutrix - Ponometia sutrix - Hodges#9119
Species tortricina - Ponometia tortricina - Hodges#9101
Species tripartita - Ponometia tripartita - Hodges#9118
Species venustula - Ponometia venustula - Hodges#9087
Species virginalis - Ponometia virginalis - Hodges#9088
No Taxon n. sp. 1
Genus Spragueia
Species apicalis - Yellow Spragueia Moth - Hodges#9131
Species dama - Southern Spragueia Moth - Hodges#9122
Species cleta - Spragueia cleta - Hodges#9123
Species funeralis - Spragueia funeralis - Hodges#9129
Species guttata - Spotted Spragueia - Hodges#9125
Species jaguaralis - Spragueia jaguaralis - Hodges#9128
Species leo - Common Spragueia - Hodges#9127
Species magnifica - Spragueia magnifica - Hodges#9121
Species margana - Spragueia margana - Hodges#9132
Species obatra - Spragueia obatra - Hodges#9130
Species onagrus - Black-dotted Spragueia Moth - Hodges#9126
Species perstructana - Spragueia perstructana - Hodges#9124
Genus Tarache
Species abdominalis - Tarache abdominalis - Hodges#9138
Species apela - Tarache apela - Hodges#9133
Species aprica - Exposed Bird Dropping Moth - Hodges#9136
Species areli - Tarache areli - Hodges#9159
Species areloides - Tarache areloides - Hodges#9158
Species arida - Tarache arida - Hodges#9150
Species augustipennis - Narrow-winged Midget - Hodges#9111
Species bella - Tarache bella - Hodges#9147
Species bilimeki - Tarache bilimeki - Hodges#9157
Species cora - Tarache cora - Hodges#9151
Species dacia - Tarache dacia - Hodges#9144
Species delecta - Delightful Bird Dropping Moth - Hodges#9146
Species expolita - Tarache expolita - Hodges#9149
Species flavipennis - Tarache flavipennis - Hodges#9140
Species geminocula - Tarache geminocula - Hodges#9159.2
Species huachuca - Tarache huachuca - Hodges#9113
Species idella - Tarache idella - Hodges#9120
Species knowltoni - Tarache knowltoni - Hodges#9139
Species lactipennis - Tarache lactipennis - Hodges#9137
Species lagunae - Tarache lagunae - Hodges#9140.1
Species lanceolata - Tarache lanceolata - Hodges#9153
Species lucasi - Tarache lucasi - Hodges#9148
Species major - Tarache major - Hodges#9152
Species quadriplaga - Tarache quadriplaga - Hodges#9142
Species sedata - Tarache sedata - Hodges#9154
Species tenuicula - Tarache tenuicula - Hodges#9135
Species tetragona - Four-spotted Bird Dropping Moth - Hodges#9143
Species terminimaculata - Curve-lined Bird-dropping Moth - Hodges#9145
Species toddi - Tarache toddi - Hodges#9159.1
No Taxon n. sp. 1
No Taxon Acontiini n. sp.
Tribe Chamaecleini
Genus Chamaeclea
Species basiochrea - Chamaeclea basiochrea - Hodges#9790
Species pernana - Chamaeclea pernana - Hodges#9789
Genus Heminocloa
Species mirabilis - Heminocloa mirabilis - Hodges#9735
Genus Hemioslaria
Species pima - Hemioslaria pima - Hodges#9824
Genus Thurberiphaga
Species diffusa - Thurberia Bollworm - Hodges#9817