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Species Lacinipolia buscki - Hodges#10421

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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 Eriopygini
Genus Lacinipolia
Species buscki (Lacinipolia buscki - Hodges#10421)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lacinipolia buscki (Barnes & Benjamin, 1927)
Polia buscki Barnes & Benjamin, 1927
* phylogentic sequence #933074
Explanation of Names
Named in honor of August Busck (1870-1944), who described over 600 species of microlepidoptera.
Forewing length about 13 mm (BugGuide record).
Wingspan about 22 mm. (1)
Southern California to western Texas, British Columbia. (1)
Type location: Near Alpine, Brewster County, Texas.
See Also
Lacinipolia strigicollis - these two species may be synonymous (2), (1)
Print References
Barnes, W. & J.H. Benjamin 1927. Pan-Pacific Entomologist 4: 5
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group - species page
BOLD Systems - DNA sequenced specimens
Works Cited
1.North American Moth Photographers Group
2.Revision of the genus Lacinipolia McDunnough of America north of Mexico (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)
Charles Leroy Selman. 1975. OhioLINK Electronic Theses & Dissertations Center.