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Species Cucullia eucaena - Hodges#10201.1

Moth - Cucullia eucaena Moth - Cucullia eucaena - male Cucullia sp.? - Cucullia eucaena - female Cucullia sp.? - Cucullia eucaena - female
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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 Cuculliinae
Genus Cucullia (Hooded Owlets)
Species eucaena (Cucullia eucaena - Hodges#10201.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cucullia eucaena Dyar, 1919 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence # 931511
Powell & Opler (2009) reports 36 speciies of the genus Cucullia in America north of Mexico. (2)
The forewing length averages 22-23 mm.
Western Texas; southern Arizona to Mexico. (3)
See Also
Cucullia asteroides
Print References
Dyar, H.G., 1919. Some new tropical American moths (Lepidoptera). Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus, 7: 76. (1)