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Species Photedes defecta - Narrow-winged Borer - Hodges#9443

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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 Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Apameini
Genus Photedes (Cordgrass Borers)
Species defecta (Narrow-winged Borer - Hodges#9443)
Hodges Number
9443
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Photedes defecta (Grote, 1874)
Senta defecta Grote, 1874
Chortodes defecta
Hypocoena defecta
Identification
Habitat
Wet meadows and wetland edges.
Food
Lichen
Print References
Grote, A.R. 1874. On the Noctuidae of North America. Annual report of the trustees of the Peabody Academy. 6: 29