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Species Schinia parmeliana - Hodges#11120

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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 Heliothinae
Genus Schinia (Flower Moths)
Species parmeliana (Schinia parmeliana - Hodges#11120)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Schinia parmeliana (Hy. Edwards, 1882)
Lyqranthacia parmeliana Hy. Edwards, 1882
Synonym S. concinna Smith. 1891
Phylogenetic sequence # 932115 (1)
Wingspan 20-24 mm. (Hampson), (2)
Edwards (1882) original description as Lyqranthacia parmeliana and the description by Hampson (1903) as Schinia parmeliana are both available online in the print references.
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (3)
Maryland to Florida, east to Missouri and Texas(4). (5), (2), (6)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
The main flight period appears to be August to October. (2), (6)
Print References
Edwards, 1882. Papilio. 2: 82.
Hampson, G.F., 1903. Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. 82.