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Species Bryolymnia viridata - Hodges#9296

Feralia februalis ? - Bryolymnia viridata Cryphia viridata ? - Bryolymnia viridata Sallow - Bryolymnia viridata Bryolymnia viridata Mottled Green Moth - Bryolymnia viridata Bryolymnia viridata Bryolymnia viridata I believe this is a specimen of Bryolymnia viridata in Southern California - Bryolymnia viridata
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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 Elaphriini
Genus Bryolymnia
Species viridata (Bryolymnia viridata - Hodges#9296)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cryphia viridata (Harvey, 1876) (1)
Jaspidea viridata Harvey, 1876
Phylogenetic sequence #932240
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) included eight species of the genus Bryolymnia in America, north of Mexico. (2)
Forewing length 12-15 mm.
Lafontaine, Walsh, & Holland (2010) revised description is in PDF. (1)
Western California, south to Baja California. (3)
Adults fly from late May to mid-October