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Species Acronicta liturata - Hodges#9255.1

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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 Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Acronictinae
Genus Acronicta (Dagger Moths)
Species liturata (Acronicta liturata - Hodges#9255.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acronicta liturata Smith, 1897 (1)(2)
Explanation of Names
Acronicta liturata Smith, 1897 is raised from subspecies of Acronicta brumosa (Guenée, 1852) to full species status in Schmidt & Anweiler (2020) (2).
UT, CO, AZ, NM, western TX.
Type locality: Glenwood Springs, CO.