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Species Euxoa siccata - Hodges#10811

Hodges # 10811 - Euxoa siccata - male
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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 Euxoa
No Taxon (Subgenus Euxoa)
Species siccata (Euxoa siccata - Hodges#10811)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Euxoa siccata (Smith, 1893)
Carneades siccata Smith, 1893 (1)
Porosagrotis siccata Smith, 1893
Phylogenetic sequence # 933426 (2)
Wingspan about 30 mm.
Texas to Arizona, north to Kansas and Alberta.
Adults are most common from August to October. (3)
Print References
Hampson, G.F. 1903. Catalogue of Noctuidae in the Collection of the British Museum 4: 142.
Lafontaine, J.D. 1987. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.2: 114, plate 6.14-16. (4)
Smith, J.B. 1893. New species of Noctuidae. Entomological News, and Proceedings of the Entomological Section of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 4: 99, plate 6, f.1.