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Species Apamea sora - Hodges#9339.1

Apamea sora - Hodges #9339.1 - Apamea sora Noctuidae: Apamea commoda - Apamea sora Noctuidae: Apamea amputatrix - Apamea sora Noctuidae: Apamea commoda - Apamea sora Noctuidae: Apamea sora - Apamea sora
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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 Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Apameini
Genus Apamea
Species sora (Apamea sora - Hodges#9339.1 )
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Apamea sora (Smith, 1903)
Apamea auranticolor sora
Phylogenetic sequence # 932327 (1)
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed 64 species of the genus Apamea in America north of Mexico. (1)
Forewing length 17-21 mm. (2)
Oregon and Montana to Yukon Territory and Saskatchewan. (3), (4)
The main flight period appears to be May to September. (4)
July to August in Alberta. (3)
Print References
Mikkola, K., Lafontaine, J.D. & J. Gill 2009. The Moths of America North of Mexico. Fascicle 26.9. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation. (2)
Works Cited
1.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 .
2.The Moths of America North of Mexico. Fascicle 26.9. Noctuoidea, Noctuidae: Apameini (Part).
Mikkola, Kauri, J. Donald Lafontaine, Jocelyn Gill. 2009. Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.
3. An annotated list of the Lepidoptera of Alberta, Canada
Gregory R. Pohl, Gary G. Anweiler, B. Christian Schmidt, Norbert G. Kondla. 2010. ZooKeys 38: 1–549.
4.North American Moth Photographers Group
5.Pacific Northwest Moths
6.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems