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Species Ponometia nannodes - Hodges#9097

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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 Acontiinae (Bird Dropping Moths)
Tribe Acontiini
Genus Ponometia
Species nannodes (Ponometia nannodes - Hodges#9097)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Ponometia nannodes (Hampson, 1910
Tarachidia nannodes Hampson, 1910
Phylogenetic sequence # 931321
There are 34 named species of the genus Ponometia in America north of Mexico. (1)
Wingspan about 18 mm.
Specimens identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (2)
Arizona to western Texas.
See Also
Notes on how to distinguish the two species can be found on Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Hampson, G.F., 1910. Noctuidae. Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum, 10: 692.