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Species Eudesmia menea - Hodges#8097

Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Erebidae
Subfamily Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)
Tribe Lithosiini (Lichen Moths)
Subtribe Cisthenina
Genus Eudesmia
Species menea (Eudesmia menea - Hodges#8097)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eudesmia menea (Drury, 1782)
Phalaena menea Drury, 1782
Phylogenetic sequence # 930175
Southern Texas, Florida; Mexico to Columbia.
Print References
Drury, 1782. Illustrations of Exotic Entomology. Insects 3: 4, pl. 3, fig. 2.