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Species Hadenella pergentilis - Hodges#10221

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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 Hadenini
Genus Hadenella
Species pergentilis (Hadenella pergentilis - Hodges#10221)
Hodges Number
10221
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hadenella pergentilis Grote(1), 1883
Phylogenetic sequence # 932822
Numbers
The only Hadenella species found in America north of Mexico.(2)
Size
Forewing length 12-14 mm. (3)
Identification
Detailed description at Pacific Northwest Moths (3)
Range
Much of the western United States and Canada.
Moth Photographers Group - large range map with some collection dates.
Habitat
Low elevation desert. (3)
Season
Most records are from March through September. (4)
Food
Larval host is uncertain. (3)
Print References
Grote(1), A.R. 1883. Notes on Lepidoptera. Papilio, 3: 123.
Hampson, G.F. 1909. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum, 8: 232.