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Species Oxycilla mitographa - Hodges#8408

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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 Rivulinae
Genus Oxycilla
Species mitographa (Oxycilla mitographa - Hodges#8408)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Oxycilla mitographa (Grote(1), 1873)
Erastria mitographa Grote, 1873
Grote (1873) reported a wingspan of 21-22 mm.
The two transverse lines are distinctive.
Heppner (2003) included Virginia to Florida and Texas. (2), (3)
Moth Photographers Group (2013) expands the range northward to include Ohio. (4)
The adults appear to be most common from April to September. (4)
Heppner (2003) reported adults from April to July in Florida. (3)
Heppner (2003) reported the host plant is unknown. (3)
Print References
Grote(1), A,R., 1873. Descriptions of North American Noctuidae, No. 3. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 4: 296.