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Species Sympistis kappa - Hodges#10066.2

Neat Moth - Sympistis kappa Neat Moth - Sympistis kappa Moth - Sympistis kappa - female Sympistis sp. - Sympistis kappa Sympistis dinalda - Sympistis kappa Broad-lined Sallow - Sympistis kappa Sympistis ? - Sympistis kappa Sympistis - Sympistis kappa
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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 Oncocnemidinae
Genus Sympistis
Species kappa (Sympistis kappa - Hodges#10066.2)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Sympistis kappa (Grote, 1874)
Homohadena kappa Grote, 1874
Synonym Sympistis retrovera (Morrison, 1875) (1)
Phylogenetic sequence # 931824 (1)
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed 176 species of the genus Sympistis in America north of Mexico. (1)
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2013) reinstated one species. (2)
wingspan approximately 34 mm.
southeastern U.S. (3)
Print References
Lafontaine, J.D. & B.C. Schmidt 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico. ZooKeys 40: 59-64. (1)
Lafontaine, J.D. & B.C. Schmidt 2013. Additions and corrections to the check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico. ZooKeys 264: 230, 234. (2)