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Genus Plagiomimicus

9500 Giant Sunflower [Maritime] Borer ??? - Plagiomimicus Moth ID - Plagiomimicus Possible Frothy Moth - Plagiomimicus spumosum Moth - Plagiomimicus mimica Noctuidae: Plagiomimicus heitzmani? - Plagiomimicus Black-barred Brown Moth - Plagiomimicus pityochromus Plagiomimicus pityochromus Plagiomimicus mimica or tepperi? - Plagiomimicus
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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 Amphipyrinae
Tribe Stiriini
Subtribe Stiriina
Genus Plagiomimicus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Plagiomimicus Grote, 1873
Numbers
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed 18 species of the genus Plagiomimicus in America north of Mexico. (1)
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2011) added Plagiomimicus pyralina to the checklist. (2)
There are 4 species in Canada (CBIF)
Print References
Grote, A.R., 1873. Descriptions of three genera of Noctuidae. Bulletin of the Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences, 1: 182.
Internet References
pinned adult images of 2 species from south-central Canada (CBIF)
Works Cited
1.Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico.
Donald J. Lafontaine, B. Christian Schmidt. 2010. ZooKeys 40: 1–239 .
2.Additions and corrections to the checklist of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico
J. Donald Lafontaine & B. Christian Schmidt. 2011. Zookeys, 149.1805.