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Species Melipotis florida - Hodges#8598.1

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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 Erebinae
Tribe Melipotini
Genus Melipotis
Species florida (Melipotis florida - Hodges#8598.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Melipotis florida Troubridge, 2020 (1)
Phylogenetic Sequence 930869.1
See Also
8598 Melipotis perpendicularis
Two cryptic species represented by specimens from Arizona and Texas in BOLD:ABZ4611 (2), the BIN group which also includes M. florida.
Pinned specimens of related species at MPG.
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