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Species Lithophane atara - Hodges#9924

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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 Xylenini
Subtribe Xylenina
Genus Lithophane (Pinions)
Species atara (Lithophane atara - Hodges#9924)
Hodges Number
9924
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lithophane atara (J.B. Smith, 1909)
Phylogenetic Sequence # 932556
Size
fore-wing 18–20 mm. (1)
Identification
Specimen identified by DNA analysis: (2)
Range
northern-western (BC, CA, MB, OT) (3)(1)
Season
Adults are active from August to September. (1)
Food
The larvae feed on Lodgepole Pine and Ponderosa Pine. (1)
Internet References
Larvae images are shown on the Canada Natural Resources website here.