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Species Schizura errucata - Hodges#8008

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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 Notodontidae (Prominent Moths)
Subfamily Heterocampinae
Genus Schizura
Species errucata (Schizura errucata - Hodges#8008)
Hodges Number
Other Common Names
Southwestern Unicorn Prominent (1)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Schizura errucata Dyar, 1906
Phylogenetic sequence # 930101
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed eight species of the genus Schizura in America north of Mexico. (2), (3)
Texas, Brewster County in west Texas to Houston and south. (4)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some collection locations and dates.
Print References
Dyar, H.G. 1906. Bulletin of the Brooklyn Museum of Arts and Science 1: 197.
[If anyone has access to this journal or an online source for Dyar's 1906 article, please link it or announce it.--CWS]
Works Cited
1.Illustrated Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas, Vol. 2B: Macro-Moths
Ed Knudson & Charles Bordelon. 2004. Texas Lepidoptera Survey, Houston. xiv + 59 pp. 20 plates.
2.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 .
3.Check list of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico.
Hodges, et al. (editors). 1983. E. W. Classey, London. 284 pp.
4.Moths of Brackenridge Field Laboratory University of Texas at Austin
5.Butterflies of North America