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Species Chloronycta tybo - Hodges#9283

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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 Acronictinae
Genus Chloronycta
Species tybo (Chloronycta tybo - Hodges#9283)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Chloronycta tybo (Barnes, 1904) (1)
Agriopodes tybo (Barnes, 1904)
Moma tybo Barnes, 1904 (2)
Phylogenetic sequence # 931496
Barnes (1904) listed the wingspan. (2)
♂ 34 mm.
♀ 36 mm.
Powell & Opler (2009) reported a forewing length of 15-17 mm. (3)
Powell & Opler (2009) stated the reniform and orbicular spots both are outlined in black. (3)
Southeastern Arizona. (3)
Syntypes collected Cochise County, Arizona, USNM. (4)
January, July to September. (5)
See Also
Print References
Barnes, W., 1904. Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum, 40.
Barnes, W., 1904. New species of North American Lepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist, 36(8): 166. (2)
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press, plate 50, fig. 47; p. 283. (3)
Schmidt, C., Wagner, D., Zacharczenko, B., Zahiri, R. & G. Anweiler, 2014. Polyphyly of Lichen-cryptic Dagger Moths: synonymy of Agriopodes Hampson and description of a new basal acronictine genus, Chloronycta, gen. n. (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae). ZooKeys 421(2014) : Special issue: 115-137. (1)
Works Cited
1.Polyphyly of Lichen-cryptic Dagger Moths: synonymy of Agriopodes (Hampson) and description of a new ...
Christian Schmidt, David Wagner, Brigette Zacharczenko, Reza Zahiri, Gary Anweiler. 2014. ZooKeys, 421(2014): Special issue: 115-137.
2.New species of North American Lepidoptera
William Barnes. 1904. The Canadian Entomologist, 36(8): 237-244 .
3.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
4.Noctuidae; Lepidopterorum Catalogus (Lepidopterorum Catalogues New Series Fasc 118) Part 1 & 2)
Poole, R. W. 1989. CRC Press .
5.North American Moth Photographers Group
6.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
7.Moths of Southeast Arizona