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Species Amphipoea lunata - Hodges#9455

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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 Apameini
Genus Amphipoea
Species lunata (Amphipoea lunata - Hodges#9455)
Hodges Number
9455
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Amphipoea lunata (Smith, 1891)
Apamea lunata Smith, 1891 (1)
Hydroecia albilunata Smith, 1899
Phylogenetic sequence # 932452 (2)
Size
Smith (1891) listed the wingspan 26-28 mm. (1)
Powell & Opler (2009) listed the forewing length 12-16 mm. (3)
Identification
Smith (1891) original description as Apamea lunata is online. (1)
Print References
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press : 296; pl. 53, fig. 30. (3)
Smith, J.B., 1891. Notes on some Noctuidae, with descriptions of new genera and species. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 18: 110.
Works Cited
1.Notes on some Noctuidae, with descriptions of new genera and species
J. B. Smith. 1891. Transactions of The American Entomological Society 18: 103-135 .
2.Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico.
Donald J. Lafontaine, B. Christian Schmidt. 2010. ZooKeys 40: 1–239 .
3.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
4.North American Moth Photographers Group
5.Pacific Northwest Moths
6.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems