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Species Euchaetes antica - Hodges#8242

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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 Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)
Tribe Arctiini (Tiger Moths)
Subtribe Phaegopterina
Genus Euchaetes
Species antica (Euchaetes antica - Hodges#8242)
Hodges Number
8242
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Euchaetes antica (Walker, 1856)
Halesidota antica Walker, 1856
Phragmatobia antica
Ctenucha pollinia Boisduval, 1870
Ctenucha salatis Boisduval, 1870
Euchaetes zonalis Grote, 1882
Euchaetias parazona Dyar, 1912
Euchaetias sinaloensis Dyar, 1921
* phylogenetic sequence #930416
Size
Forewing length: ♂ 13-15 mm, ♀ 16-20 mm. (1)
Range
AZ-NM - Map (MPG)(1)(2)
Food
Larval foodplant: Funastrium;
Milkweed - Asclepias subverticillata (J. Adams)
Print References
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press. pl.48.8f, 48.10m, p.272 (1)
Walker, F. 1856. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum 7: 1708.