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Species Hyperstrotia nana - White-lined Graylet - Hodges#9035

Dotted Graylet Moth - Hyperstrotia nana White-lined Graylet - Hyperstrotia nana White-lined Graylet - Hyperstrotia nana Unknown Moth - Hyperstrotia nana White-lined Graylet Moth - Hyperstrotia nana Hyperstrotia nana? - Hyperstrotia nana Graylet - Hyperstrotia nana Hyperstrotia nana ? - Hyperstrotia nana
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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 Erebidae
Subfamily Boletobiinae
Tribe Phytometrini
Genus Hyperstrotia (Graylet Moths)
Species nana (White-lined Graylet - Hodges#9035)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hyperstrotia nana (Hübner, 1818)
Cryphia nana Hübner, 1818
Cryphia villificans Barnes & McDunnough, 1918 (1)
Explanation of Names
nana is a Latin adjective derived from Greek nanos (νανος)- "dwarf"
Print References
Barnes, W. & J.H. McDunnough, 1918. Notes and new species. Contributions to the natural history of the Lepidoptera of North America. 4(2): 113; pl. 18, fig. 9.
Hampson, G.F. 1910. Catalogue of the Noctuidae in the collection of the British Museum, 10: 552.
Hübner, J. 1818. Zuträge zur Sammlung exotischer Schmettlinge, bestehend in Bekundigung einzelner Fliegmuster neuer oder rarer nichteuropäischer Gattungen. 1: 14; pl. 10, figs. 53-54.