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Species Zale edusina - Hodges#8693

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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 Erebinae
Tribe Omopterini
Genus Zale
Species edusina (Zale edusina - Hodges#8693)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Zale edusina (Harvey, 1875)
Homoptera edusina Harvey, 1875 (1)
Homoptera atritincta Harvey, 1875
Zale edusinoides (Strand, 1917)
Phylogenetic sequence # 931027
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed 39 species of the genus Zale in America north of Mexico. (2)
Wingspan 30-40 mm. (1)
Determined Ed Knudson, Texas Lepidoptera Survey.
Arizona to Kansas and Texas. (3), (4), (5), (6)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
The main flight period as February to September. (7), (1)
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group. (7)