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Species Grotella vauriae - Hodges#11228

Hodges # 11228 - Grotella vauriae - female Grotella vauriae Grotella vauriae
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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 Grotellinae
Genus Grotella
Species vauriae (Grotella vauriae - Hodges#11228)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Grotella vauriae McElvare, 1950
Phylogenetic sequence # 931715
Grotella includes 17 speices in America, north of Mexico. (1)
Forewing length 8.5 mm.
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (2)

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Known only from Big Bend National Park in western Texas.
Adults reported in September (3)
Print References
McElvare, 1950, Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society, 45: 117.