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Species Idia scobialis - Smoky Idia - Hodges#8330

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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 Herminiinae (Litter Moths)
Genus Idia
Species scobialis (Smoky Idia - Hodges#8330)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Idia scobialis (Grote, 1880)
Epizeuxis scobialis (Grote, 1880)
WS ~20mm
It is found from Michigan, southern Quebec and Maine, south to Florida and at least Kentucky.
Life Cycle
one generation per year.
See Also
Idia lubricalis - Hindwing is poorly marked and paler than forewing. (1)
Print References
Smith, J. B., 1895. Contributions Toward A Monograph Of The Insects Of The Lepidopterous Family Noctuidae Of Boreal North America. A Revision Of The Deltoid Moths. Bulletin of the United States National Museum., 48: 16 (2)
Forbes, 1956. Memoir: Number 329 - Lepidoptera of New York and Neighboring States, Part III, 394 (1)
Works Cited
1.Lepidoptera of New York and Neighboring States, Part III [Noctuidae]
William T. M. Forbes . 1954. Cornell University. Agricultural Experiment Station Memoir: Number 329: 1-433.
2.Contributions toward a monograph of the insects of the Lepidopterous family Noctuidae of boreal North America a ...
John B. Smith. 1895. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 48: 1-129.