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Species Hypoprepia cadaverosa - Hodges#8091

Hypoprepia cadaverosa Hypoprepia cadaverosa, 8091 - Hypoprepia cadaverosa Hypoprepia sp? - Hypoprepia cadaverosa
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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 Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)
Tribe Lithosiini (Lichen Moths)
Subtribe Cisthenina
Genus Hypoprepia
Species cadaverosa (Hypoprepia cadaverosa - Hodges#8091)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hypoprepia cadaverosa Strecker, 1878
Phylogenetic sequence # 930206
Hypoprepia has four described species in America north of Mexico. (1)
The original description is available online in the print references below.
Arizona and Utah to southern Texas and South Dakota. (2), (3), (4)
Listed on the South Carolina checklist(?) (5)
Adults are most common from May to August. (4)
Print References
Hampson, G.F. 1900. Catalogue of Arctiadae in the collection of the British Museum, 517.
Strecker, H. 1878. Descriptions of some species and varieties of North American Heterocera. Proceedings of the Davenport Academy of Natural Sciences, 2: 270, pl. 9, fig. 4.