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Species Datana angusii - Angus's Datana Moth - Hodges#7903

Moth - Datana angusii Angus' Datana - Datana angusii drexel datana? - Datana angusii Angus's Datana  - Datana angusii Datana angusii #7903 ? - Datana angusii angus' datana - Datana angusii Angus' Datana - Datana angusii Hodges #7903 - Angus's Datana Moth - Datana angusii
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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 Notodontidae (Prominent Moths)
Subfamily Phalerinae
Genus Datana
Species angusii (Angus's Datana Moth - Hodges#7903)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Datana angusii Grote & Robinson, 1866
FWL ≈ 21 mm (1)
Adult: FW outer margin crenulate, groundcolor darker towards costa and between transverse lines. HW light brownish, PM area with light and dark traceable fasciae. (1)
see genitalia and comment:HERE
Ssouthern Canada and United States east of the Great Plains.
Larva feed on walnut, Juglans (1)
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group – species page (2)
BOLD Systems - images of DNA supported specimens (3)
Moths of North Dakota – brief description and image of pinned adult (1)
Works Cited
1.Moths of North Dakota
Dr. Gerald M. Fauske. North Dakota State University.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group
3.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems