Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes



Species Homoanarta falcata - Hodges#9614

Noctuid - Homoanarta falcata Homoanarta falcata 9614? - Homoanarta falcata Homoanarta falcata 9614? - Homoanarta falcata
Show images of: caterpillars · adults · both
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 Homoanarta
Species falcata (Homoanarta falcata - Hodges#9614)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
original combination Pseudanarta falcata Neumoegen 1883
Explanation of Names
falcata is derived from Latin for hooked
One of three species for north America.
wingspan: approx. 23mm - based on Moths of Southeastern Arizona pinned photograph. (1)
Arizona; Texas; Utah
Internet References
Moths of Southeastern Arizona - photographs of pinned male/female.
Moth Photographers Group - photograph of pinned adult and related species for comparison.