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Species Plagiomimicus caesium - Hodges#9748.1

Plagiomimicus caesium - Hodges #9748.1 - Plagiomimicus caesium - female Plagiomimicus caesium Plagiomimicus caesium
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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 Stiriinae
Tribe Stiriini
Genus Plagiomimicus
Species caesium (Plagiomimicus caesium - Hodges#9748.1)
Hodges Number
9748.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Plagiomimicus caesium (Blanchard(1) & Knudson, 1984) (2)
Phylogenetic sequence # 931652
Numbers
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed 18 species of the genus Plagiomimicus in America north of Mexico. (3)
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2011) added Plagiomimicus pyralina to the checklist. (4)
Size
Blanchard & Knudson (1984) reported a forewing length of 14.2 mm. (2)
Range
Southern Texas.
Holotype ♂, Texas, Cameron County, Padre Island, 24-X-1982, collector Ed Knudson, National Museum of Natural History. (2)
Season
September.
Food
Blanchard & Knudson (1984) did not mention a host plant. (2)
Remarks
Blanchard & Knudson (1984) stated it was uncertain if this species is a stray from northern Mexico or a resident of the sand dunes of Padre Island. (2)
Print References
Blanchard(1), A. & E.C. Knudson, 1984. A new Stibadium from Texas and a redescription of Stiriodes edentatus (Grote) (Noctuidae: Lepidoptera). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 86: 346. (2)
Poole, R.W., 1995. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 26.1. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, p. 94; pl. 3.31-32. (5)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.André Blanchard (1896- 1986)
Roy O. Kendall. 1987. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 41(4): 219-237.
2.A new Stibadium from Texas and a redescription of Stiriodes edentatus (Grote) (Noctuidae: Lepidoptera)
André Blanchard, Edward C. Knudson. 1984. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 86: 346-348 .
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.Additions and corrections to the checklist of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico
J. Donald Lafontaine & B. Christian Schmidt. 2011. Zookeys, 149.1805.
5.The Moths of America North of Mexico. Fascicle 26.1. Noctuoidea, Noctuidae: Cuculliinae, Stiriinae, Psaphidinae.
Robert W. Poole. 1995. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.
6.North American Moth Photographers Group