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Species Argyrostrotis deleta - Hodges#8763

Noctuoid Moth - Hodges #8763 - Argyrostrotis deleta - female Noctuoid Moth - Hodges #8763 - Argyrostrotis deleta AL - Moth - Argyrostrotis deleta moth - Argyrostrotis deleta Argyrostrotis deleta Argyrostrotis deleta rosy moth  - Argyrostrotis deleta Moth - Argyrostrotis deleta
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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 Poaphilini
Genus Argyrostrotis
Species deleta (Argyrostrotis deleta - Hodges#8763)
Hodges Number
8763
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Argyrostrotis deleta (Guenée, 1852)
Size
20-24mm WS
Habitat
Where recently documented in east Texas (2013-2016), the species is found in low herbaceous wetlands and moist grassy openings along pipeline and utility rights-of-way in pine forest.