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Genus Basilodes

Moth G - Basilodes chrysopis Basilodes chrysopis Larva - Basilodes chrysopis Gold Moth - Basilodes pepita Yellow caterpillar with black marks (2) - Basilodes chrysopis Yellow caterpillar with black marks (2) - Basilodes chrysopis Gold moth with intricate designs on wings, photo #2 - Basilodes pepita Caterpillar - Basilodes pepita
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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 Amphipyrinae
Tribe Stiriini
Subtribe Stiriina
Genus Basilodes
Numbers
There are three named species of Basilodes in America north of Mexico. (1)
Basilodes chrysopis Grote, 1881
Basilodes pepita Guenée, 1852
Basilodes straminea Poole, 1995
Print References
Lafontaine J.D., & B.C. Schmidt 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America North of Mexico. (1)
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 .