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Species Schinia ultima - Hodges#11127

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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 Heliothinae
Genus Schinia (Flower Moths)
Species ultima (Schinia ultima - Hodges#11127)
Hodges Number
11127
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Schinia ultima (Strecker, 1876)
Heliothis ultima Strecker, 1876
Lygranthoecia ultima (Hampson, 1903)
Phylogenetic sequence # 932128 (1)
Size
Wingspan about 23 mm. (2)
Identification
Strecker (1876) description as Heliothis ultima and a revised description by Hampson (1903) are in the print references.
Range
Central and southern Great Plains. (3), (4), (2)
Habitat
Prairie and open areas.
Season
The main flight period is July to October. (2)
Print References
Hampson, G.F. 1903. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phaaeae in the British Museum. p. 62.
Strecker, 1876. Lepidoptera, Rhopaloceres and Heteroceres, Indigenous and Exotic p. 122.