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Species Dasyblemma straminea - Hodges#8425

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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 Hypenodinae
Genus Dasyblemma
Species straminea (Dasyblemma straminea - Hodges#8425)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dasyblemma straminea Dyar, 1923
Phylogenetic sequence #930666
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet means "straw-colored." (1)
Poole (1989) listed Dasyblemma straminea as the only species in the genus. (2)
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed the species in America north of Mexico. (3)
Western Texas, Nevada and southern California; Baja California. (4)
Holotype ♂, Palm Springs, California, United States, 17-X-1920, Karl R. Coolidge.
The adults are most common from March to May, August to November.
Print References
Dyar, H.G., 1923. Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus, 11: 18.