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Species Eucoptocnemis canescens - Hodges#10643.1

Noctuidae - Eucoptocnemis canescens Noctuidae - Eucoptocnemis canescens
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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 Noctuini
Subtribe Agrotina
Genus Eucoptocnemis
Species canescens (Eucoptocnemis canescens - Hodges#10643.1)
Hodges Number
10643.1
Size
Forewing length 15-18 mm (1)
Range
western Great Basin and Mojave Deserts from southeastern Oregon south thru Nevada to southern California (1)
Season
mid-Sept to early November (1)
Remarks
females may be flightless (1)
See Also
Eucoptocnemis dollii is generally found south and east of the range of canescens
Works Cited
1.The Moths of America North of Mexico, Noctuoidea, Noctuidae (Part), Noctuinae (Part-Agrotini), Fascicle 27.1
J. Donald Lafontaine. 2004. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.