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Species Acronicta tota - Hodges#9210

Acronicta tota, #9210 - Acronicta tota ID Request - Acronicta tota Caterpillar - Acronicta tota Possible Acronicta tota - Acronicta tota Caterpillar from Dallas, TX on soapberry - Acronicta tota Moth - Acronicta tota caterpillar - Acronicta tota Acronicta tota
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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 Acronictinae
Genus Acronicta (Dagger Moths)
Species tota (Acronicta tota - Hodges#9210)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acronicta tota (Grote(1), 1879)
Apatela tota Grote, 1879
Phylogenetic sequence # 931431
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed 73 species of the genus Acronicta in America north of Mexico. (2)
Forewing length 15-18 mm.
Original description online: 12
NM-TX - Map (MPG)
At least one flight in Texas from February through April. (3)
Larval host unknown.
See Also
Related species on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group
Print References
Grote, A.R. 1879. New Texan moths. The North American Entomologist. p. 12.