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Species Lasionycta fergusoni - Hodges#10362.1

Lasionycta fergusoni - Hodges #10362.1 - Lasionycta fergusoni
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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 Eriopygini
Genus Lasionycta
Species fergusoni (Lasionycta fergusoni - Hodges#10362.1)
Hodges Number
The species is named in honor of Douglas C. Ferguson. (1), (2)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lasionycta fergusoni Crabo & Lafontaine, 2009 (2)
Phylogenetic sequence # 932974
Forewing length 14-18 mm.
The description of Lasionycta fergusoni Crabo & Lafontaine is avaiable in PDF. (2)
The host plant and immature are unknown. (2)
See Also
Lasionycta conjugata, has a black bar between the reniform and claviform.
Print References
Crabo, L.G. & D. Lafontaine, 2009, A Revision of Lasionycta Aurivillius (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae) for North America and notes on Eurasian species, with descriptions of 17 new species, 6 new subspecies, a new genus, and two new species of Tricholita Grote. ZooKeys 30: Special issue, 18, figs. 11, 142, 200, map 3.(2)