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Species Hypotrix rubra - Hodges#10616.1

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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 Hypotrix
Species rubra (Hypotrix rubra - Hodges#10616.1)
Hodges Number
10616.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hypotrix rubra Lafontaine, Ferris & Walsh, 2010
Explanation of Names
Rubra is taken from the Latin for red and refers to the reddish color of the forewings and body of the moth.
Size
Forewing length: 12–16mm (1)
Range
south-western (AZ, NM) (2)