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Species Euerythra trimaculata - Three-spotted Specter - Hodges#8142

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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 Euerythra
Species trimaculata (Three-spotted Specter - Hodges#8142)
Hodges Number
8142
Numbers
one of only two species in the genus in North America north of Mexico.(1)
Size
wingspan about 28 mm
Range
c. and s. TX, FL panhandle (2),(MPG)
Works Cited
1.Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico.
Donald J. Lafontaine, B. Christian Schmidt. 2010. ZooKeys 40: 1–239 .
2.Moths of Dallas County, Texas