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Species Concana mundissima - Hodges#8562

8562 - Concana mundissima
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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 Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Bagisarinae
Genus Concana
Species mundissima (Concana mundissima - Hodges#8562 )
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Concana mundissima Walker, [1858]
Thelidora splendens Moeschler 1880
Hecatera hoshea Druce 1889
Concana mundula Dognin, 1912
Phylogenetic sequence # 931157
The only species in the genus found in America north of Mexico.(1)
Wingspan 20-31 mm. (Walker), (2)
The original description of Concana mundissima Walker, is available online at the link in the print references below.
Florida and southern Texas. (2), (3), (4)
West Indies, Mexico to Brazil. (4)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
Adults are most often reported from March, May to June in Florida. (4)
August and October in Texas. (2)
Larval host is unknown. (4)
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Walker, [1858]. 1912. Hétérocères Nouveaux de L'Amérique du Sud par Paul Dognin. 3: 7.