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Species Schinia cupes - Hodges#11134

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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 Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Heliothinae
Genus Schinia (Flower Moths)
Species cupes (Schinia cupes - Hodges#11134)
Hodges Number
11134
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Schinia cupes (Grote, 1875)
Heliothis cupes Grote, 1875
Trichosellus cupes Grote, 1890
Schinia navarra Dyar, 1914
Trichosellus navarra McDunnough, 1938
Phylogenetic sequence # 932084 (1)
Size
Wingspan about 30 mm.
Identification
Range
California to Texas and Kansas. (2)
Season
Adults are most common from March to September. (2)
Food
Larval host is Castilleja sp. (Indian paintbrush).
See Also
Schinia crotchii from Arizona and Utah, west to California and Washington. (3)
Print References
Lafontaine J.D., & B.C. Schmidt 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America North of Mexico. ZooKeys 40. pp. 67, 143, 180. (1)
Osborne, K.H., 2010. A new species of Schinia from central California (Noctuidae: Heliothinae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 64. p. 201. (4)
Works Cited
1.Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico.
Donald J. Lafontaine, B. Christian Schmidt. 2010. ZooKeys 40: 1–239 .
2.North American Moth Photographers Group
3.Systematics of Schinia cupes (Grote) complex: Revised status of Schinia crotchii (Hy. Edwards) (Noctuidae: Heliothinae)
Michael G. Pogue & Charles E. Harp. 2003. Magnolia Press Zootaxa 294: 1–16.
4.A new species of Schinia from central California (Noctuidae: Heliothinae)
Kendall H. Osborne. 2010. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 64(4): 197—202.
5.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems