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Species Lychnosea intermicata - Hodges#6858

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Geometroidea (Geometrid and Swallowtail Moths)
Family Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Subfamily Ennominae
Tribe Ourapterygini
Genus Lychnosea
Species intermicata (Lychnosea intermicata - Hodges#6858)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lychnosea intermicata (Walker, 1862)
Aspilates pervaria Packard, 1873
Lychnosea pervaria (Packard, 1873)
L. interminaria (Grote, 1877)
Phylogenetic sequence # 201900.
Two species of Lychnosea are found in America north of Mexico. (1), (2)
Variable amount of speckling on the forewing.
Southeastern United States. (3), (4), (5), (6)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
Most records are from March through October. (1), (4)
Year round in Florida.
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Compare to others on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Powell, J.A., & P.A. Opler 2009. Moths of Western North America. p. 216.(2)