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Genus Callistege

Moth # 07-264 - Callistege intercalaris Euclidia diagonalis - Callistege diagonalis Callistege intercalaris, Hodges #8740  ? - Callistege intercalaris Hodges#8740 - Callistege intercalaris Callistege diagonalis Callistege diagonalis? - Callistege diagonalis Callistege diagonalis? - Callistege diagonalis Callistege diagonalis
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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 Erebidae
Subfamily Erebinae
Tribe Euclidiini
Genus Callistege
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Callistege
Euclidia Ochsenheimer, 1816
Formerly a synonym of Euclidia Goater et al. (2003), but reinstated as separate genus. (1)
Numbers
There are three named species of Callistege in America north of Mexico. (1)
Identification
Side-by-side key to the three species @ Moths of Southeastern Arizona.
Internet References
Lafontaine J.D., & B.C. Schmidt 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America North of Mexico. pp. 36, 128. (1)
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 .