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Species Euxoa servitus - Slave Dart - Hodges#10854

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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 Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Noctuini
Subtribe Agrotina
Genus Euxoa
No Taxon (Subgenus Euxoa)
No Taxon (detersa group)
Species servitus (Slave Dart - Hodges#10854)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Euxoa servita (Smith, 1895)
Carneades servitus Smith, 1895
Rocky Mountains (AZ and NM to BC), Canadian Prairie provinces and ND, MI to NS, south to MA (Lafontaine, 1981).
Print References
Lafontaine, J.D. 1981. Classification and phylogeny of the Euxoa detersa group (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Quaestiones Entomologicae, 17: 1–120 (Figs. 17, 18, 19,71, 102, 133, 162).
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