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Species Matigramma necopina - Hodges#8681.2

Matigramma necopina - Hodges#8681.2 - Matigramma necopina - male
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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 Erebinae
Tribe Omopterini
Genus Matigramma
Species necopina (Matigramma necopina - Hodges#8681.2 )
Hodges Number
8681.2
Identification
Distinguisable only by dissection. Very similar to [i]Matigramma obscurior[/] which is common in the same area.
Range
Southwestern Texas
Remarks
Discovered by Jan Metlevski. Specimens housed in the Kansas State University Entomology Collection.