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Species Ptichodis immunis - Hodges#8750.1

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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 Erebidae
Subfamily Erebinae
Tribe Euclidiini
Genus Ptichodis
Species immunis (Ptichodis immunis - Hodges#8750.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Ptichodis immunis (Guenée, 1852)
Phurys immunis Guenee, 1852 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence # 930933
Seven Ptichodis species are found in America north of Mexico.(2)
Heppner (2003) listed as a stray in Florida; West Indies. (3)
Georgia. (4)
Widespread in Mexico to South America; Antilles.
March and April records for FL and GA. (5)
November records for Texas. (2012)
Life Cycle
Not known to breed in the United States. (4)
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Becker & Miller, 2002. Journal of the Lepidopterist Society. 56(1): 28; figs. 54-55.
Dickel, T.S. 1991. New records of Noctuidae moths from Florida (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) Tropical Lepidoptera, 2(1)1: 53-58. (4)