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Species Lacinipolia explicata - Explicit Arches - Hodges#10413

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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 Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Eriopygini
Genus Lacinipolia
Species explicata (Explicit Arches - Hodges#10413)
Hodges Number
Wingspan 33 mm
TL: 15 - 17 mm  (1)  
Adult: Whitish FW has basal and median areas shaded with brown or greenish scales. AM and PM lines are edged white. White ST line is pierced by a black dash near anal angle.  (1)  

See discussion under this photo
Southeastern United States: Kentucky, North Carolina, south to Florida, west to Missouri, Texas.
April, September (two broods)
Print References
Covell, p. 104--description (2)
Works Cited
1.Peterson Field Guide to Moths of Northeastern North America
David Beadle and Seabrooke Leckie. 2012. Houghton Mifflin.
2.Peterson Field Guides: Eastern Moths
Charles V. Covell. 1984. Houghton Mifflin Company.