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Genus Eosphoropteryx

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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 Plusiinae (Looper Moths)
Tribe Plusiini
Subtribe Euchalciina
Genus Eosphoropteryx
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eosphoropteryx Dyar, 1902
Explanation of Names
"Named in allusion to the pink color on the wings on the type and sole species thyatiroides Guen.", Ottolengui (1902)
Print References
Eichlin, T. D. & H. B. Cunningham 1978. The Plusiinae (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) of America north of Mexico, emphasizing genitalic and larval morphology. USDA Tech. Bulletin 1567: 26 (PDF download)
Dyar, H. G. 1902. A generic subdivision of the genus Plusia. Jl. N.Y. Ent. Soc. 10(2): 80