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Species Abagrotis petalama - Hodges#11025.1

Abagrotis sp? - Abagrotis petalama
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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 Noctuina
Genus Abagrotis
Species petalama (Abagrotis petalama - Hodges#11025.1)
Hodges Number
11025.1
Size
forewing length 16-17 mm (1)
Identification
Original description can be found in MONA Fascicle 27-3 at link in citations below. (1)
Range
southern Oregon and northwest Nevada (1)

recorded from southeast Arizona at Moth Photographers Group (2)
Season
August-September (1)
See Also
Abagrotis variata is larger, has a broader forewing, and has more brown shading of the forewing. (1)
Works Cited
1.The Moths of America North of Mexico, Noctuiodea, Noctuinae, Noctuini (Part), Fascicle 27.3
J. Donald LaFontaine. 1998. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group