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Species Hypoprepia inculta - Hodges#8092

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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 Cisthenina
Genus Hypoprepia
Species inculta (Hypoprepia inculta - Hodges#8092)
Hodges Number
8092
Explanation of Names
Hypoprepia inculta Hy. Edwards, 1882
* phylogenetic sequence #930207
Size
Forewing length 10-15 mm. (1)
Identification
Adult - grey-black forewing with a pale longitudinal streak on the central vein ending before the spot, pale pink hindwing, abdomen tipped in dull orange (Edwards, 1882). (1)
Range
South Dakota's Black Hills and Wyoming south through the Rockies, the Colorado Plateau, southeastern Arizona and on to central Mexico. (1)
Type locality: Tucson, Arizona.
Season
Adults fly June through early July. (1)
See Also
Euchaetes zella
Print References
Edwards, Hy. 1882. New species of Heterocera. Papilio 2(1): 13-14
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press. pl.46.32m, p.266 (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.