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Species Pseudanarta singula - Hodges#9607

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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 Xylenini
No Taxon (Incertae sedis)
Genus Pseudanarta
Species singula (Pseudanarta singula - Hodges#9607)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pseudanarta singula (Grote(1), 1880)
Hadena singula Grote, 1880
Phylogenetic sequence # 932738
There are 13 named species of the genus Pseudanarta in America north of Mexico. (2), (3)
Forewing length 11-12 mm. (4)
Detailed description at Pacific Northwest Moths
Hampson (1906) description is available in the print references.
California(5) to Oregon, Utah(6) and Texas. (7),(2)
Holotype collected in Texas.
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
The main flight period is July to October. (2), (4)
The larval host is unknown. (4)
See Also
Moths of Southeastern Arizona - has side by side comparison of pinned adults
Print References
Grote(1), A.R., 1880. New species of North American moths. The Canadian Entomologist. 12: 215.
Hampson, G.F., 1906. Noctuidae. Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. p. 195.