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Species Oligocentria 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 Oligocentria
Species alpica (Oligocentria alpica - Hodges#8013)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Oligocentria alpica (Benjamin, 1932)
Ianassa alpica Benjamin, 1932
Phylogenetic sequence # 930106
The genus has nine species in America north of Mexico.
Forewing length 14-18 mm(1), to 20 mm.
sw US (AZ-wTX-CO-UT) (1) - Map (MPG)
Adults fly late March to September. (1)
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. (1)
Works Cited
1.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.