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Species Dichagyris lobato - Hodges#10884

Dichagyris lobato Arizona Moth - Dichagyris lobato Arizona Moth - Dichagyris lobato
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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 Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Noctuini
Subtribe Agrotina
Genus Dichagyris
Species lobato (Dichagyris lobato - Hodges#10884)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dichagyris lobato (Barnes, 1904)
Pseudoglaea lobato Barnes, 1904
Richia lobato (Barnes, 1904)
Phylogenetic sequence # 933247
Barnes (1904) listed the wingspan as 44 mm.
Barnes (1904) description is available online in the print references.
The legs are whitish inside turning reddish on the outer side.
Forewing fringe has a faint brown wavy line at the base.
Hindwing is white and the inner margin has long yellowish hairs tinged in red.
Arizona. (1), (2)
Holotype collected in the Chiricahua Mountains, Arizona.
Adults are most common from May to September. (2)
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Barnes, W. 1904. New species of North American Lepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist, 36: 237.
Lafontaine, J.D., 2004. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.1. p. 105, pl. D.14-15. (3)
Internet References