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Species Kodiosoma fulva - Hodges#8167

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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 Erebidae
Subfamily Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)
Tribe Arctiini (Tiger Moths)
Subtribe Phaegopterina
Genus Kodiosoma
Species fulva (Kodiosoma fulva - Hodges#8167)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Kodiosoma fulva Stretch 1872
Kodiosoma otero Barnes 1907
At least three subspecies and more color forms
Southwest USA
Colored area on hindwing varies from gray to yellow to red
Print References
Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 47.16m, 47.17m; p. 269.
Stretch, R.H., 1872. Illustrations of the Zygænidæ & Bombycidæ of North America, 1: 67; pl. 2, f. 7.