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Species Cutina arcuata - Hodges#8729.2

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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 Erebidae
Subfamily Erebinae
Tribe Euclidiini
Genus Cutina
Species arcuata (Cutina arcuata - Hodges#8729.2)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cutina arcuata Pogue & Ferguson(1), 1998 (2)
Phylogenetic sequence # 930966
Explanation of Names
The specific epithet refers to the produced postmedial line. (2)
Forewing length: (2)
♂ 9.4-10.6 mm.
♀ 9.6-10.6 mm.
The original description of Cutina arcuata Pogue & Ferguson, is available in PDF. (2)
Florida to Texas and Indiana. (3), (4), (5), (6), (2), (7)
Adults are most common from February to August. (2)
Print References
Pogue, M.G., & D.C. Ferguson (1) 1998. A revision of the cypress-feeding moths of the genus Cutina Walker (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. p. 347, figs. 23-28, 35-36, 40, 44. (2)