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Species Aleptina clinopetes - Hodges#9072.1

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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 Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Condicinae
Genus Aleptina
Species clinopetes (Aleptina clinopetes - Hodges#9072.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aleptina clinopetes (Dyar, 1920)
Bryocodia clinopetes Dyar, 1920 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence # 931636
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed five described species of the genus Aleptina in America north of Mexico. (2)
Dyar (1920) listed the wingspan as 22 mm. (1)
Dyar (1920) description in PDF or view online. (1)
Western Texas to Arizona(3); Mexico.
Holotype ♀ from Venadio, Sinaloa, Mexico. (1)
August to October.
Print References
Dyar, H.G., 1920. New Lepidoptera, chiefly from Mexico, with synonymic notes. Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus 8: 192. (1)
Metzler, E.H. & G.S. Forbes, 2011. The Lepidoptera of White Sands National Monument, Otero County, New Mexico, USA 3. A new species of Aleptina Dyar, 1902 (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Amphipyrinae, Psaphidini). ZooKeys 149: 129; figs. 5, 6, 10. (4)