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Species Schinia lynx - Lynx Flower Moth - Hodges#11117

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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 Heliothinae
Genus Schinia (Flower Moths)
Species lynx (Lynx Flower Moth - Hodges#11117)
Hodges Number
11117
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Schinia lynx (Guenée, 1852)
Anthoecia lynx Guenée, 1852
Phylogenetic sequence # 932120 (1)
Numbers
Size
Wingspan 18-22 mm.
Identification
Colors and markings of this moth are extremely variable.
Range
southern Ontario, Quebec and Maine - south to Florida and Texas
Moth Photographers Group - large range map with collection dates.
Food
The larvae feed on Erigeron (fleabane).
See Also

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Print References
Guenée, 1852. Noctuidae. II, p. 185.