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Species Acronicta othello - Hodges#9270

Caterpillar with white stripe from Temecula Area - Acronicta othello Dagger Moth - Acronicta othello To black lite - Acronicta othello, Dagger Moth, Hodges #9270 - Acronicta othello Acronicta othello Underwing Moth - Acronicta othello Spiky boi - Acronicta othello Spiky boi - Acronicta othello Acronicta perita - Acronicta othello
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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 Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Acronictinae
Genus Acronicta (Dagger Moths)
Species othello (Acronicta othello - Hodges#9270)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acronicta othello (Smith, 1908)
Acronycta othello Smith, 1908
Transverse Ranges in Santa Barbara and Ventura counties south to northern Baja California in Mexico. (1)
Acronicta perdita is replaced by othello south of the Coastal Ranges and the Sierra Nevada in southern California. (1)
Print References
Smith, J.B. 1908. New species and genera of the lepidopterous family Noctuidae for 1907. Part II. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 18: 94