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Species Chaetaglaea rhonda - Hodges#9949.1

Chaetaglaea tremula – Trembling Sallow Moth? - Chaetaglaea rhonda Chaetaglaea rhonda? - Chaetaglaea rhonda Chaetaglaea rhonda? - Chaetaglaea rhonda Chaetaglaea rhonda
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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
Subtribe Xylenina
Genus Chaetaglaea
Species rhonda (Chaetaglaea rhonda - Hodges#9949.1)
Hodges Number
9949.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Chaetaglaea rhonda Stead & Troubridge, 2016
Range
Eastern seaboard from NC north with population in Ontario along Lake Huron.
Habitat
Sand dune habitat. Associated sand cherry (Prunus pumila L.).
See Also
Chaetaglaea tremula - "... anal margin of the forewing normally has a pale beige line, bordered by a brick red fringe." (Stead & Troubridge, 2016)
Print References
Stead K.H, & J.T. Troubridge, 2016. A new species of Chaetaglaea (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Noctuinae, Xylenini), from eastern North America. ZooKeys 558: 147–152.