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Species Neophaenis boucheri - Hodges#9628

Neophaenis boucheri - Hodges #9628 - Neophaenis boucheri - male Neophaenis boucheri
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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 Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Dypterygiini
Genus Neophaenis
Species boucheri (Neophaenis boucheri - Hodges#9628)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Neophaenis boucheri Barbut & Lalanne-Cassou, 2004 (1)
syn. Neophaenis respondens of authors not (Walker, 1858) (2)
Phylogenetic sequence # 932279
Neophaenis boucheri is the only member of the genus listed for America, north of Mexico. (2)
Texas to Central America.
Blanchard (1973) reported from Texas as Neophaenis respondens. Barbut & Lalanne-Cassou (2004)(1) described all the Texas specimens as Neophaenis boucheri. (2)
Print References
Hampson, G.F. 1908. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalænæ in the British Museum, 681.
Lafontaine, D.J. & B.C. Schmidt, 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico. ZooKeys 40: 93, 147. (2)
Works Cited
1.Description de deux nouv Neophaenis (Hampson) néo-tropicaux (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae)
J. Barbut, B. Lalanne-Cassou. 2004. Bulletin de la Société Entomologique de France 109: 185-189.
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.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems