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Species Mocis cubana - Hodges#8746.1

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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 Mocis
Species cubana (Mocis cubana - Hodges#8746.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Mocis cubana Hampson, 1913 (80), (1)
Phylogenetic sequence # 930946
There are five named species of Mocis in America north of Mexico.(1)
Wingspan 40-48 mm. (80), (2)
Original description online: (80)
Determined Ed Knudson (Texas Lepidoptera Survey)
Southern Texas and southern Florida.
Type: Cuba, Santiago. (80), (1)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
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Print References
Hampson, G.F. 1913. Family Noctuidae. Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum Vol. 13, p. (80)
Lafontaine J.D., and B.C. Schmidt 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America North of Mexico. p. 36.(1)
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