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Species Nudorthodes texana - Hodges#10560

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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 Eriopygini
Genus Nudorthodes
Species texana (Nudorthodes texana - Hodges#10560)
Hodges Number
10560
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Nudorthodes texana (Smith, 1900) (1)
Protorthodes texana (Smith, 1900)
Perigea texana Smith, 1900 (2)
Perigea consors Smith, 1900 (2)
Size
FWL: 12 to 14 mm (3).
Identification
See identification information on the Pacific Northwest Moths species page (3).
Range
This species "occurs from the intermontane region of Washington, Oregon, Nevada, and Utah southward to southern California and Arizona and southeastward to the Gulf Coast of Texas" (1).
Habitat
See comments on the Pacific Northwest Moths species page (3).
Season
"Adults were collected rarely in the spring, mostly in March; the second generation occurs from mid-August to mid-November with the flight earlier in the North than in the extreme South" (1).
Food
Erodium cicutarium and Haplopappus heterophyllus (4).
Life Cycle
Larvae were described by by Crumb (1956) (4) and Godfrey (1972) (5).
Print References
Crumb, S.E. 1956. "The larvae of the Phalaenidae". United States Department of Agriculture, Technical Bulletin, 1135: 145-146 (4).
Godfrey, G.L. 1972. "A review and reclassification of larvae of the subfamily Hadeninae (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae) of America north of Mexico". United States Department of Agriculture, Technical Bulletin, 1450: 152 (5).
Lafontaine, J.D; Walsh, J.B.; Ferris, C.D. 2014. "A revision of the genus Protorthodes McDunnough with descriptions of a new genus and four new species (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Noctuinae, Eriopygini)". ZooKeys 421: 170, figs. 46–49, 70, 87; map 14 (1).
Smith, J.B. 1900. "A hundred new moths of the family Noctuidae". Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 22(1203): 476-477 (2).
Internet References
Works Cited
1.A revision of the genus Protorthodes McDunnough with descriptions of a new genus and four new species
Lafontaine, J.D, J.B. Walsh & C.D. Ferris. 2014. ZooKeys 421: 139-179.
2.A hundred new moths of the family Noctuidae
John B. Smith. 1900. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 22(1203): 413-495.
3.Pacific Northwest Moths
4.The Larvae of the Phalaenidae [Noctuidae]
Samuel Ebb Crumb. 1956. U.S. Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1135: 1-356.
5.A Review and Reclassification of Larvae of the Subfamily Hadeninae (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae) of America North of Mexico
George L. Godfrey. 1972. United States Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1450: 1-265.
6.North American Moth Photographers Group
7.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems