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Species Leucocnemis perfundis - Hodges#10049

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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 Oncocnemidinae
Genus Leucocnemis
Species perfundis (Leucocnemis perfundis - Hodges#10049)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Leucocnemis perfundis (Smith, 1894)
Oxycnemis perfundis Smith, 1894
Phylogenetic sequence # 931618 (1)
There are four named Leucocnemis species in America north of Mexico. (1)
Wingspan about 26 mm. (Smith)
The original description as Oxycnemis perfundis Smith, is available online in the print references below.
Texas, New Mexico.
Holotype collected in Texas, Nueces River.
Adults are most common from April to August.
Print References
Hampson, G.F. 1909. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. 8: 22.
Smith, J.B. 1894. Descriptions of new genera and species of Noctuidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society. 21: 87, pl. 6, fig. 6.
Works Cited
1.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 .