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Species Tarache bilimeki - Hodges#9157

Noctuid - Tarache bilimeki
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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 Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Acontiinae (Bird Dropping Moths)
Tribe Acontiini
Genus Tarache
Species bilimeki (Tarache bilimeki - Hodges#9157)
Hodges Number
9157
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tarache bilimeki Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874
Acontia bilimeki Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874
Acontia disconnecta Smith, 1903 (1)
Tarache bilimeci Hampson, 1910
Phylogenetic sequence # 931370 (2)
Size
Wingspan 23 mm.
Identification
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (3)
Range
Southern California to western Texas and Mexico. (4), (5), (6)
Season
Adults are most common from April to October.
Food
Larval host unknown.
Print References
Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874. Reise Oesterreischischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde, Zoology, 2(2): pl. 108, fig. 29.
Hampson, G.F. 1910. Catalogue of the Noctuidae in the collection of the British Museum, 10: 733.
Smith, J.B. 1903, New Noctuids for 1903, No. 4, with notes on certain described species. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 29(3): 212. (1)