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Species Elaphria cyanympha - Hodges#9297.2

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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 Elaphriini
Genus Elaphria (Midgets)
Species cyanympha (Elaphria cyanympha - Hodges#9297.2)
Hodges Number
9297.2
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Elaphria cyanympha Ferguson, [1989]
Phylogenetic sequence # 932239
Numbers
There are 15 named species of Elaphria in America north of Mexico. (1)
Identification
Range
Mississippi to South Carolina(2) and Florida(3). (4), (5)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
Season
Most records of adults are from February to April, June, September to October. (4), (5)
Food
Larval host is unknown. (5)
Print References
Ferguson, 1989. Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera, 26: 201–218.