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Species Pseudorgyia russula - Hodges#8513

Moth #08-163 - Pseudorgyia russula - male Moth #08-200 - Pseudorgyia russula - male Moth #08-218 - Pseudorgyia russula - male Moth - Pseudorgyia russula - male Moth - Pseudorgyia russula - female Pseudorgyia russula Arizona Moth - Pseudorgyia russula - male Arizona Moth - Pseudorgyia russula
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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 Scolecocampinae
Genus Pseudorgyia
Species russula (Pseudorgyia russula - Hodges#8513)
Hodges Number
8513
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pseudorgyia russula Grote, 1883 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence #930648
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet means "reddish," for "the primaries with a slight reddish tinge." (2), (1)
Size
Wingspan about 28-30 mm. (3), (1)
Range
Arizona. (3), (1)
Print References
Grote, A.R. 1883. Notes on new species from Mr. Neumoegen collections. Papilio 3(4): 75 (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Notes on new species from Mr. Neumoegen's collections.
Augustus Radcliffe Grote. 1883. Papilio 3(4): 73-80.
2.An accentuated list of the British Lepidoptera, with hints on the derivation of the names.
Anonymous. 1858. The Entomological Societies of Oxford and Cambridge.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group