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Species Anarta antica - Hodges#10258

Anarta antica - Hodges #10258 - Anarta antica
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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 Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Hadenini
Genus Anarta
Species antica (Anarta antica - Hodges#10258)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Anarta antica (Smith, 1891)
Trichoclea antica Smith, 1891
Phylogenetic sequence # 932844
There are nineteen named species of Anarta in America north of Mexico.(1)
Forewing length 14-16 mm. (2)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some collection locations and dates.
Type: California, Los Angeles County.(3)
Lower elevation desert and forested areas.(2)
Most records are from March through October. (4)
Print References
Hampson, G.F., 1905. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum, 5:
Smith, J.B., 1891. Transactions of the American Entomological Society: 18: , p. 116.