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Species Euxoa melana - Hodges#10767

Hodges # 10767 - Euxoa melana - male
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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 Noctuini
Subtribe Agrotina
Genus Euxoa
No Taxon (Subgenus Euxoa)
No Taxon (misturata group)
Species melana (Euxoa melana - Hodges#10767)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Euxoa melana Lafontaine, 1975
Phylogenetic sequence # 933469
Forewing length 15-17 mm (1)
Texas to California, Kansas and Colorado. (2) , (3)
August to October.
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group. (4)
Print References
Lafontaine, J.D., 1975. The misturata group of the genus Euxoa (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) with a description of a new species. The Canadian Entomologist, 107(12): 1327-1332. (5)
Lafontaine, J.D., 1987. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.2, p. 144; plate 8.18. (1)