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Species Notela jaliscana - Hodges#7960

Arizona Moth - Notela jaliscana - male Notela jaliscana - male Notela jaliscana - male Notela jaliscana - male Arizona Moth for ID - Notela jaliscana Cucullia serraticornis? - Notela jaliscana Notela jaliscana - female Cucullia? - Notela jaliscana - male
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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 Notodontidae (Prominent Moths)
Subfamily Nystaleinae
Genus Notela
Species jaliscana (Notela jaliscana - Hodges#7960)
Hodges Number
7960
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Notela jaliscana Schaus, 1901
Notela ramosa Draudt, 1932
* phylogenetic sequence #930136
Explanation of Names
Discovered in Guadalajara and named for the Mexican state of Jalisco.
Size
Wingspan 32-36 mm (Schaus, 1901).
Range
Southern Arizona and Mexico. (1)
Type Location: Guadalajara, Mexico.
Food
Tahitian kidneywood (Eysenhardtia orthocarpa, Fabaceae) (BugGuide record).
Print References
Schaus, W. 1901. A revision of the American Notodontidae. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London for the year 1901: 324