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Species Pseudohemihyalea ambigua - Hodges#8218

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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 Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)
Tribe Arctiini (Tiger Moths)
Subtribe Phaegopterina
Genus Pseudohemihyalea
Species ambigua (Pseudohemihyalea ambigua - Hodges#8218)
Hodges Number
8218
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pseudohemihyalea ambigua (Strecker, 1878)
Halisidota ambigua Strecker, 1878
Aemilia ambigua
Seirarctia bolteri Hy. Edwards, 1885
Phylogenetic sequence # 930380 (1)
Size
Forewing length 19-24 mm. (2)
Range
Schmidt (2009) reported southern Wyoming to Durango, Mexico. (4)
Habitat
Closely associated with pine forests. (2)
Season
The main flight period is June to August. (3)
Food
Likely pines. (2)
Print References
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press. p.273, pl.48.22m (2)
Schmidt, B.C. 2009. Revision of the "Aemilia" ambigua (Strecker) species-group (Noctuidae, Arctiinae). Zookeys 9: 63-78. (4)