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Species Herminocala stigmaphiles - Hodges#8564

Herminocala stigmaphiles - Hodges #8564 - Herminocala stigmaphiles - 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 Erebidae
Subfamily Eulepidotinae
Genus Herminocala
Species stigmaphiles (Herminocala stigmaphiles - Hodges#8564)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Herminocala stigmaphiles (Dyar, 1914)
Rhosologia stigmaphiles Dyar, 1914
Phylogenetic sequence # 931072
Herminocala stigmaphiles is the only member of the genus, listed for America, north of Mexico. (1)
Dyar (1914) reported the wingspan.
♂ 38 mm.
♀ 36 mm.
Texas; Mexico.
Print References
Dyar, H.G., 1914. Descriptions of new species and genera of Lepidoptera from Mexico. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 47: 386.
Internet References