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Species Euxoa hollemani - Hodges#10820

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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 Agrotina
Genus Euxoa
No Taxon (Subgenus Euxoa)
No Taxon (hollemani group)
Species hollemani (Euxoa hollemani - Hodges#10820)
Hodges Number
10820
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Euxoa hollemani (Grote, 1874) (1)
Agrotis hollemani Grote, 1874
syn: Euxoa andera Smith, 1910 [Hodges#10822] (2)
Phylogenetic sequence # 933401
Size
Forewing length 10-16 mm.(3)
Identification
The original description as Agrotis hollemani is available in the print references.
Orbicular and reniform are fused together to form a hour glass shape. (3)
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (4)

Genitalia:
Range
British Columbia to California and New Mexico. (5), (6), (7), (8)
Moth Photographers Group - large range map with collection dates.
Habitat
Found in open arid plains and pinyon-juniper forests.(3)
Season
Adults are most often reported from July to October, but there are April to May records.(3)
Food
Adults are often found at the blooms of Ericameria nauseosus (rabbitbrush) Asteraceae. (9)
Larvae are possibly general feeders of herbaceous vegetation. (9)
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Moths of Canada Noctuidae photo plate PDF. (10)
Print References
Grote, A.R. 1874. Preliminary catalogue of the Noctuidae of California. The Canadian Entomologist. 6: 156.
Powell, J.A., & P.A. Opler 2009. Moths of Western North America. pl. 57.31; p. 311.(3)
Smith, J.B. 1910. New species of Noctuidae for 1910. Journal of the New York Entomologist Society, 18: 89. (2)