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Species Heterocampa astarte - Hodges#7977

Heterocampa Moth - Hodges #7977 - Heterocampa astarte Moth, side view - Heterocampa astarte Heterocampa astarte - Hodges#7977 - Heterocampa astarte Moth - Heterocampa astarte Hodges #7977 - Heterocampa astarte Heterocampa Moth - Hodges #7977 - Heterocampa astarte Green Caterpillar - Heterocampa astarte Heterocampa Moth - Hodges #7977 - Heterocampa astarte
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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 Notodontidae (Prominent Moths)
Subfamily Heterocampinae
Genus Heterocampa
Species astarte (Heterocampa astarte - Hodges#7977)
Hodges Number
7977
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Heterocampa astarte Doubleday, 1841
Phylogenetic sequence # 930069 (1)
Identification

Heterocampa astarte
Range
Primarily found along the southeast coast from Mississippi to Florida and North Carolina. Moth Photographers Group map(2)
*Central Texas record is possibly an error?