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Species Schinia snowi - Hodges#11206

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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 Heliothinae
Genus Schinia (Flower Moths)
Species snowi (Schinia snowi - Hodges#11206 )
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Schinia snowi (Grote(1), 1875)
Aedophron snowi Grote(1), 1875 (2)
syn. Thyreion snowii (Grote, 1875) (3)
Phylogenetic sequence # 932062
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet in honor of Professor F. W. Snow, the collector.
Wingspan is 22-32 mm. (Grote), (3)
Grote (1875) original description as Aedophron snowi is available in the print references).
Texas(4) to Colorado, Kansas and Wyoming. (3), (5)
Type locality: USA: Kansas, Lawrence. (2)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
The records of adults are mainly from April to August. (3)
See Also
Compare to related species on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Grote, A.R. 1875. On North American Noctuidae. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 27: p. (422)