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Species Behrensia bicolor - Hodges#10179

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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 Oncocnemidinae
Genus Behrensia
Species bicolor (Behrensia bicolor - Hodges#10179)
Hodges Number
10179
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Behrensia bicolor McDunnough(1), 1941
Phylogenetic sequence # 931776
Numbers
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed two species of the genus Behrensia in America north of Mexico. (2)
Range
California. (3)
Holotype: California, Plumas County, Mohawk.
Season
The adults appear to be most common from April to June, with May being the peak.
Print References
Buckett, J.S., 1964. Revision of the North American genus Behrensia.
Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera, 3(3): 129-144. (4)
Works Cited
1.James Halliday McDunnough (1877 -1962) A biographical obituary and bibliography
Douglas C. Ferguson . 1962. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 16(4): 209-228.
2.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 .
3.Essig Museum of Entomology, California Moth Species List
4.Revision of the North American genus Behrensia
J. S. Buckett. 1964. Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera, 3(3): 129-144.
5.North American Moth Photographers Group
6.University of Alberta Entomology Collection