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Species Isogona scindens - Hodges#8498

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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 Erebidae
Subfamily Boletobiinae
Tribe Phytometrini
Genus Isogona
Species scindens (Isogona scindens - Hodges#8498)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Isogona scindens (Walker, 1858)
Ophiusa scindens Walker, 1858
Poaphila ordinans Walker, 1858
Phylogenetic sequence # 930739
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed 7 species of the genus Isogona in America north of Mexico. (1)
Wingspan about 28 mm.
Tropical species that ranges to Texas and southern Florida. (2)
Moth Photographers Group - large range map with collection dates.