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Subtribe Eudesmiina

Eudesmia arida Eudesmia arida This specimen looks like Eudesmia arida in Jeff Davis County, TX - Eudesmia arida moth, orange & black - Eudesmia arida moth, orange & black - Eudesmia arida Eudesmia arida Eudesmia arida Arizona yellow & black Moth - Eudesmia arida
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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 Erebidae
Subfamily Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)
Tribe Lithosiini (Lichen Moths)
Subtribe Eudesmiina
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Formerly tribe Eudesmiini, when the current Lithosiini was Lithosiinae.
Explanation of Names
Authors: Bendib & Minet, 1999
Numbers
Two North American species:
Eudesmia arida (Skinner, 1906)
Eudesmia menea (Drury, 1782)
Range
southwestern United States