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Species Hydroeciodes serrata - Hodges#10637

Hydroeciodes serrata Moth, dorsal - Hydroeciodes serrata Arizona Moth - Hydroeciodes serrata Hydroeciodes serrata
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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 Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Eriopygini
Genus Hydroeciodes
Species serrata (Hydroeciodes serrata - Hodges#10637)
Hodges Number
10637
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hydroeciodes serrata Grote(1), 1880)
Gortyna serrata Grote, 1880
Phylogenetic sequence # 933207
Numbers
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) included five species of the genus Hydroeciodes in America north of Mexico. (2)
Size
Powell & Opler (2009) reported the forewing length as 12-15 mm. (3)
Identification
Range
Texas and New Mexico to British Columbia and Alberta. (4), (5), (6), (7), (3)
Habitat
Powell and Opler (2009) reported Hydroeciodes serrata occurs in many different habitats. (3)
Season
Powell & Opler (2009) reported adults from late July to early September. (3)
Food
Powell & Opler (2009) reported the larval host plant and immature stages are unknown. (6), (3)
See Also
Hydroeciodes serrata resembles some members of the genus Papaipema. (3)
Print References
Grote, A.R., 1880. New species of moths. The North American Entomologist, 1(11): 94.
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, plate 56.30; p. 307. (3)