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Genus Hypenodes

Broken-line Hypenodes - Hypenodes fractilinea Moth - Hypenodes caducus Broken-line Hypenodes - Hypenodes fractilinea Hypenodes - Hypenodes fractilinea Hypenodes fractilinea  - Hypenodes fractilinea Large Hypenodes - Hypenodes caducus Broken-line Hypenodes - Hypenodes fractilinea Pennsylvania Moth - Hypenodes caducus
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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 Erebidae
Subfamily Hypenodinae
Genus Hypenodes
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hypenodes Doubleday, 1850
Schrankia Herrich-Schäffer, [1851]
Tholomiges Lederer, 1857
Menopsimus Dyar, 1907
Explanation of Names
Generic epithet Hypenodes means "resembling Hypena (Schrank)." (1)
Numbers
The genus includes many undescribed species, according to comment here.
Works Cited
1.An accentuated list of the British Lepidoptera, with hints on the derivation of the names.
Anonymous. 1858. The Entomological Societies of Oxford and Cambridge.