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Species Ursia furtiva - Hodges#8003

Ursia furtiva - Hodges #8003 - Ursia furtiva - 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 Notodontidae (Prominent Moths)
Subfamily Heterocampinae
Genus Ursia
Species furtiva (Ursia furtiva - Hodges#8003)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Ursia furtiva Blanchard(1), 1971 (2)
Phylogenetic sequence # 930096
The genus Ursia includes two species listed for America, north of Mexico. (3)
Holotype ♂ wingspan is 22 mm. (2)
Blanchard (1971) orignal description in PDF. (2)
Western, central and southern Texas. (4)
Holotype ♂ Pine Canyon, Big Bend National Park, Brewster County, Texas. (5,000'), 2-IX-1964. (2)
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 12-Month Finding on a Petition To List the Tamaulipan Agapema, Sphingicampa blanchardi (No Common Name), and Ursia furtiva (No Common Name) as Endangered or Threatened.
09/27/2011 Not Listed, Final report in PDF
Print References
Blanchard, A., 1971. A new species in the genus Ursia Barnes & McDunnough(5) (Lepidopters: Notodontidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 73(3): 303, figs. 1-4. (2)
Works Cited
1.André Blanchard (1896- 1986)
Roy O. Kendall. 1987. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 41(4): 219-237.
2.A new species in the genus Ursia (Barnes & McDunnough) (Lepidopters: Notodontidae).
André Blanchard. 1971. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 73(3): 303-305.
3.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 .
4.Butterflies of North America
5.James Halliday McDunnough (1877 -1962) A biographical obituary and bibliography
Douglas C. Ferguson . 1962. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 16(4): 209-228.
6.North American Moth Photographers Group