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Species Setagrotis vocalis - Hodges#10975.1

Setagrotis vocalis - Hodges #10975.1 - Setagrotis vocalis Setagrotis vocalis  - Setagrotis vocalis
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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 Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Noctuini
Subtribe Noctuina
Genus Setagrotis
Species vocalis (Setagrotis vocalis - Hodges#10975.1)
Hodges Number
10975.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Setagrotis vocalis (Grote(1), 1879) (2)
Formerly subspecies of Setagrotis cinereicollis
Phylogenetic sequence # 933634
Numbers
There are three Setagrotis species in America north of Mexico. (3)
Size
Forewing length 14-17 mm. (4)
Identification
Forewing with thin black basal streak and thin black lines nearly outlining the orbicular spot which fills the space between the orbicular and reniform spot. Outer veins often with black streaking. Hindwings are shiny white.
Range
Alberta to California and New Mexico. (5), (6), (7)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
Season
Adults are usually reported from June to September. (7)
Food
Larval host is unknown. (8), (4)
See Also
Compare to related species on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Dyar, H.G. 1924. The Lepidoptera of the Kootenai District of British Columbia. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 27: 821.
Lafontaine, J.D., 1998. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.3: p. 184; pl. 5.11-13. (2)
Wolley, F.H. 1913. Notes on some North American Noctuidae (Lepid.). Entomological News, and Proceedings of the Entomological Section of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 24: 360.