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Species Isogona punctipennis - Hodges#8495

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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 Boletobiinae
Tribe Phytometrini
Genus Isogona
Species punctipennis (Isogona punctipennis - Hodges#8495)
Hodges Number
8495
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Isogona punctipennis (Grote, 1883)
Spargaloma punctipennis Grote, 1883
Isogona acuna Barnes, 1907
* phylogenetic sequence #930736
Explanation of Names
punctipennis is Latin for "pointy wings".
Size
wingspan about 23-26 mm
Range
Arizona
Print References
Barnes, W. 1907. New species of American Lepidoptera. Canadian Entomologist 34(3): 97 (Isogona acuna)
Grote, A. R. 1883. New species and notes on structure of moths and genera. Canadian Entomologist 15(7): 122
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group - species page