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Genus Bleptina

Bent-wing Owlet - Bleptina caradrinalis Moth unknown - Bleptina Moth - Bleptina caradrinalis Moth - Bleptina caradrinalis Litter Moth - Bleptina caradrinalis moth - Bleptina caradrinalis Bleptina caradrinalis - Bent-winged Owlet - Bleptina Arizona 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
See Also
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)
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.