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Genus Argyrostrotis

Short-lined Chocolate - Hodges#8764 - Argyrostrotis anilis unknown moth - Argyrostrotis sylvarum Dark Brown Moth - Argyrostrotis anilis Argyrostrotis sylvarum ? - Argyrostrotis sylvarum Short-lined Chocolate Moth - Argyrostrotis anilis Argyrostrotis flavistriaria - Yellow-lined Chocolate - Argyrostrotis flavistriaria Argyrostrotis anilis moth - Argyrostrotis erasa
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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 Erebinae
Tribe Poaphilini
Genus Argyrostrotis
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
The tribe Euclidiini was arranged into two tribes and Argyrostrotis was assigned to Poaphilini.(1)
Numbers
Six Argyrostrotis species are found in America north of Mexico.(2)
Print References
Lafontaine JD, Schmidt BC (2011) Additions and corrections to the checklist of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico. ZooKeys 149: 145-161. doi: 10.3897/zookeys149.1805.(3)
Lafontaine JD, Schmidt BC (2010) Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America North of Mexico. (a) (PDF download)
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group - photos of all six Argyrostrotis species (living adults)
Works Cited
1.Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico.
Donald J. Lafontaine, B. Christian Schmidt. 2010. ZooKeys 40: 1–239 .
2.New synonymies and combinations in Argyrostis Hubner (Lepidoptera, Erebidae, Erebininae, Poaphilini)
J. Bolling Sullivan, J. Donald Lafontaine. 2011. ZooKeys 149: 107-116.
3.Additions and corrections to the checklist of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico
J. Donald Lafontaine & B. Christian Schmidt. 2011. Zookeys, 149.1805.