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Species Carboniclava alpica - Hodges#8013

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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 Carboniclava
Species alpica (Carboniclava alpica - Hodges#8013)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Carboniclava alpica (Benjamin, 1932)
Ianassa alpica Benjamin, 1932
Phylogenetic sequence # 930106
Explanation of Names
Carboniclava alpica (Benjamin, 1932), n. comb. in Miller et al. (2021) (1), was formerly placed in the genus Oligocentria.
The genus has nine species in America north of Mexico.
Forewing length 14-18 mm(2), to 20 mm.
Western TX, southeastern NM - Miller et al. (2021)
Type locality: Alpine, TX.
Adults fly late March to September. (2)
See Also
Compare to others on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Benjamin. 1932. Pan-Pacific Entomologist. 8: 55.
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler. 2009. Moths of Western North America. p. 251, pl. 42.15. (2)
Works Cited
1.Noctuoidea, Notodontidae (Part 2, Conclusion): Heterocampinae, Nystaleinae, Dioptinae, Dicranurinae
Miller, J.S., D.L. Wagner, P.A. Opler & J.D. Lafontaine. 2021. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 22.1B: 1-443.
2.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.