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Species Acronicta valliscola - Hodges#9239

Acronicta valliscola - Hodges #9239 - Acronicta valliscola - female Acronicta valliscola Acronicta valliscola Acronicta valliscola Acronicta valliscola
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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 Acronictinae
Genus Acronicta (Dagger Moths)
Species valliscola (Acronicta valliscola - Hodges#9239)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acronicta valliscola Blanchard, 1968 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence # 931457
Holotype ♂, Texas, Brewster County, Big Bend National Park, Green Gulch, 5200', 10-V-1966.
The adults are most common in May and September. (2)
Print References
Blanchard, A., 1968. New moths from Texas (Noctuidae, Tortricidae). Journal of the Lepidopterist Society, 22: 133, pl. 1, figs. 1, 2. (1)
Works Cited
1.New moths from Texas (Noctuidae, Tortricidae)
André Blanchard. 1968. Journal of The Lepidopterist's Society, 22: 133-145.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group
3.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems