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Species Furcula cinereoides - Hodges#7937.1

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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 Notodontidae (Prominent Moths)
Subfamily Cerurinae
Genus Furcula
Species cinereoides (Furcula cinereoides - Hodges#7937.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Furcula cinereoides (Dyar, 1890)
Cerura cinereoides Dyar, 1890
Explanation of Names
Furcula cinereoides (Dyar, 1890), described as a variety of 7937 Furcula cinerea (Walker, 1865), is elevated to full species status. (1)
British Columbia south into Mexico (1)
See Also
cinerea group (1):
Furcula cinerea is found east of the Continental Divide.
Furcula cinereoides (Dyar, 1890) is found in British Columbia south into Mexico.
Furcula vargoi Miller & Wagner, 2018 is found in Colorado.
Furcula wileyi (Dyrar, 1922) is found in Alberta south through Montana and Colorado.
Furcula nalli Miller & Wagner, 2018 is found in southern Texas.
Furcula nivea (Neumögen, 1891) is found in Colorado, Utah and Arizona.
Print References
Dyar, H.G., 1890. A new form of Cerura from California. Canadian Entomologist. 22: 253.
Internet References
Works Cited
1.The Moths of America North of Mexico. Fascicle 22.1A
Miller, J.S., D.L. Wagner, P.A. Opler & J.D. Lafontaine. 2018. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group