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Species Abagrotis hermina - Hodges#11030.1

Abagrotis hermina - Hodges #11030.1 - Abagrotis hermina Abagrotis hermina - Hodges #11030.1 - Abagrotis hermina Abagrotis hermina Abagrotis hermina Abagrotis hermina Abagrotis hermina - female Abagrotis hermina - female Abagrotis hermina - female
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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 Noctuini
Subtribe Noctuina
Genus Abagrotis
Species hermina (Abagrotis hermina - Hodges#11030.1)
Hodges Number
11030.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Abagrotis hermina Lafontaine, 1998 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence # 933669
Numbers
There are 39 named species of Abagrotis in America north of Mexico.(2)
Size
Forewing length 13-14 mm. (3)
Identification
Genitalia:
Range
Washington, Oregon, Idaho and western Montana. (3)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
Type: Coaldale, Alberta, Canada. (1)
Habitat
Dry short-grass prairies, arid rangelands and forests at lower elevations. (3)
Season
Most records are from July through September. (4)
Print References
Lafontaine, J.D., 1998. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.3: p. 224; pl. 6.37-40.(1)