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Species Phoenicoprocta hampsonii - Hodges#8285

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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 Erebidae
Subfamily Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)
Tribe Arctiini (Tiger Moths)
Subtribe Euchromiina
Genus Phoenicoprocta
Species hampsonii (Phoenicoprocta hampsonii - Hodges#8285)
Hodges Number
8285
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Phoenicoprocta hampsonii (Barnes, 1904)
Syntomeida hampsonii Barnes, 1904 (1)
Syntomeida befana Skinner, 1906
Phylogentic sequence # 930468
Explanation of Names
Named in honor of lepidopterist Sir George F. Hampson (1860-1936).
Numbers
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) included two species of the genus Phoenicoprocta in America north of Mexico. (2)
Size
The forewing length averages 17 mm. (3)
Range
Southeast Arizona and Baja California.
Season
The flight period is July to September. (3)
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group. (3)
Print References
Barnes, W., 1904. New species of North American Lepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist 36(5): 165. (1)
Skinner, H., 1906. A new Syntomeida. Entomological News, and Proceedings of the Entomological Section of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 17: 379.