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Species Callopistria granitosa - Granitose Fern Moth - Hodges#9632

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Classification
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 Eriopinae
Genus Callopistria
Species granitosa (Granitose Fern Moth - Hodges#9632)
Hodges Number
9632
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Callopistria granitosa (Guenée)
Orig. Comb: Eriopus granitosa Guenée, 1852
Range
Gulf & Atlantic coasts from e. TX to s. ME (MPG)
Habitat
coastal plains w Longleaf Pine (MNC)
Season
mostly Apr-Sept, longer in FL (MPG data)
Food
asso. w bracken fern (MNC)