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Subfamily Amphipyrinae

Comstock's Sallow - Feralia comstocki Ceiling moth - Amphipyra pyramidoides Amphipyra pyramidoides?? - Amphipyra pyramidoides Psaphida resumens - male For Oregon April - Feralia comstocki Noctuidae: Copivaleria grotei - Copivaleria grotei Amphipyra pyramidoides Paramiana perissa
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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 Amphipyrinae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Amphipyrinae Guenée, 1838; Ann. Soc. Ent. Fr. 7, p.107
(1)
Explanation of Names
Amphipyrinae from type genus Amphipyra, Greek meaning "around the fire." (2)
Numbers
(1)
Print References
Lafontaine, J.D. & B.C. Schmidt 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America North of Mexico. p.53. (1)
Works Cited
1.Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico.
Donald J. Lafontaine, B. Christian Schmidt. 2010. ZooKeys 40: 1–239 .
2.An accentuated list of the British Lepidoptera, with hints on the derivation of the names.
Anonymous. 1858. The Entomological Societies of Oxford and Cambridge.