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Incertae sedis

Properigea albimacula Properigea continens 9590? - Properigea continens Pseudanarta crocea Niphonyx segregata  - Niphonyx segregata Arizona Moth - Pseudanarta pulverulenta Hemibryomima chryselectra? - Hemibryomima chryselectra Niphonyx segregata Fagitana littera
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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 Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Xylenini
No Taxon Incertae sedis
Remarks
"These genera are included here in Xylenini (sensu lato) only because they lack the characters of the other named tribes of the Noctuinae, and the genitalia characters are more similar to those of the Xylenini than to those of any other tribe" (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 .