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Genus Bleptina

Triangular Moth on path - Bleptina caradrinalis Unknown Moth - Bleptina Bent-winged Owlet - Bleptina caradrinalis Bleptina minimalis - Bleptina Bent-winged Owlet? - Bleptina caradrinalis moth - Bleptina caradrinalis Please help us to identify this moth. - Bleptina caradrinalis Tan moth - Bleptina caradrinalis
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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 Herminiinae (Litter Moths)
Genus Bleptina
Numbers
7 species in North America (nearctica.com)
1 species in Canada [B. caradrinalis] (CBIF)
Range
throughout North America
Print References
Smith, J. B., 1895. Contributions Toward A Monograph Of The Insects Of The Lepidopterous Family Noctuidae Of Boreal North America. A Revision Of The Deltoid Moths. Bulletin of the United States National Museum., 48: 57 (1)
Internet References
pinned adult image of B. caradrinalis, the most widespread species (CBIF)
Works Cited
1.Contributions toward a monograph of the insects of the Lepidopterous family Noctuidae of boreal North America a ...
John B. Smith. 1895. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 48: 1-129.