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Genus Grotella

Grotella sampita Grotella binda? - Grotella binda Grotella tricolor Grotella vauriae Moth - Grotella tricolor Owlet Moth  - Grotella septempunctata Grotella sp. - Grotella - male White and black moth - Grotella binda
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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 Amphipyrinae
Tribe Stiriini
Subtribe Grotellina
Genus Grotella
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Grotella Harvey, 1875 (1)
Explanation of Names
The genus was named after Augustus Radcliffe Grote (1841-1903). (2)
Numbers
There are more than 17 species of Grotella in America north of Mexico. (3)
Identification
The original description of Grotella Harvey, is available online using the link in the print preferences below.
Print References
Harvey, L.F., 1875. Observations on North American moths. Bulletin of the Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences 2(20): 278. (1)
Works Cited
1.Observations on North American moths.
Leon F. Harvey. 1875. Bulletin of the Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences 2(20): 270-284.
2.Augustus Radcliffe Grote, Lepidopterist (1841-1903)
3.North American Moth Photographers Group