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Species Pseudomarimatha flava - Hodges#9297.5

Noctuid - Pseudomarimatha flava Noctuid - Pseudomarimatha flava Arizona Moth - Pseudomarimatha flava Arizona Moth  - Pseudomarimatha flava Pseudomarimatha flava Pseudomarimatha flava
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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 Elaphriini
Genus Pseudomarimatha
Species flava (Pseudomarimatha flava - Hodges#9297.5)
Hodges Number
9297.5
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pseudomarimatha flava Ferris & Lafontaine, 2010 (1)
Explanation of Names
'flava' refers to the yellow color of the forewings and body (1).
Size
Forewing length: 9-10 mm (1).
Identification
"Recognized by elongate, acutely-angled, yellow forewing with no trace of maculation except for gray and blackish-gray shading on forewing margin and fringe" (1).
Range
"Known only from southeastern Arizona and south-western New Mexico" (1).
Season
"Late June to mid-August" (1).
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