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Species Athyrma adjutrix - Athyrma adjutrix of authors - Hodges#8583

8583 - Athyrma adjutrix moth - Athyrma adjutrix
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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 Eulepidotinae
Genus Athyrma
Species adjutrix (Athyrma adjutrix of authors - Hodges#8583)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Athyrma adjutrix of authors, not (Cramer, [1780])
Phalaena adjutrix Cramer, [1780]
This undescribed species from Florida is listed as Athyrma adjutrix of authors, not (Cramer, 1780). (temporary) (1)
Phylogenetic sequence # 931084
There are two species of Athyrma in America north of Mexico. (2),(1)
Florida. (1), (3)
West Indies to Brazil. (3)
Adults have been recorded January to November. (3)
Larval host is unknown. (3)
Works Cited
1.North American Moth Photographers Group
2.Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico.
Donald J. Lafontaine, B. Christian Schmidt. 2010. ZooKeys 40: 1–239 .
3.Arthropods of Florida and Neighboring Land Areas: Lepidoptera of Florida
J.B. Heppner. 2003. Florida Department of Agriculture 17(1): 1-670.