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Species Lascoria orneodalis - Hodges#8396

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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 Herminiinae (Litter Moths)
Genus Lascoria
Species orneodalis (Lascoria orneodalis - Hodges#8396)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lascoria orneodalis (Guenée, 1854)
Tortricodes orneodalis Guenée, 1854
Herminia tagusalis Walker, 1858 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence # 930550 (2)
Heppner (2003) reported adults in Florida every month except August.
See Also
Lascoria alucitalis - "The male palpi of alucitalis are longer than those of orneodalis, and the female has a dark diagonal mark from the apex of the forewing which is absent in orneodafis." - Kimball, 1965 (3)
Print References
Guenée, M. A. 1854. Deltoïdes et Pyralites. – In: Boisduval, J. B. A. D. de & M. A. Guenée, Histoire Naturelle des Insectes. Species Général des Lépidoptères 9(8): 73.
Kimball, 1965: 150; pl 19, figs. 14 & 19 (3)
Walker, 1858: 116 (Herminia tagusalis) (1)
Works Cited
1.List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum
Walker, F. 1858. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. Vol. 16-18.
2.Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico.
Donald J. Lafontaine, B. Christian Schmidt. 2010. ZooKeys 40: 1–239 .
3.The Lepidoptera of Florida: An Annotated Checklist.
Charles P. Kimball. 1965. Florida Dept. of Ag. Gainesville, FL. v + 363 pp.
4.North American Moth Photographers Group
5.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems