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Species Acronicta lepetita - Hodges#9223

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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 Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Acronictinae
Genus Acronicta (Dagger Moths)
Species lepetita (Acronicta lepetita - Hodges#9223)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acronicta lepetita Smith, 1908
Phylogenetic sequence # 931440
seventy-three species of Acronicta are found in America north of Mexico.(1)
Central and south Texas. (2)
Type locality: USA: Austin, Texas.
adults fly January through September.
See Also
Compare to related species on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group .
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 .
2.Illustrated Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas, Vol. 2B: Macro-Moths
Ed Knudson & Charles Bordelon. 2004. Texas Lepidoptera Survey, Houston. xiv + 59 pp. 20 plates.