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Species Heterocampa amanda - Hodges#7992

Heterocampa amanda - male
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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 Notodontidae (Prominent Moths)
Subfamily Heterocampinae
Genus Heterocampa
Species amanda (Heterocampa amanda - Hodges#7992)
Hodges Number
7992
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Heterocampa amanda Barnes & Lindsey, 1921 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence # 930084 (2)
Numbers
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed 21 species of the genus Heterocampa in America north of Mexico. (2)
Size
Barnes & Lindsey, 1921) reported the wingspan as 35-45 mm. (1)
Range
Arizona.
Holotype ♂ Hualapai Mountains, Mohave County, Arizona, United States, "May" no year listed. (1)
Season
April, July to August.
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group. (3)
Print References
Barnes, W. & A.W. Lindsey, 1921. A new species of Heterocampa (Lep., Notodontidae). Psyche: A Journal of Entomology, 28: 130. (1)
Works Cited
1.A new species of Heterocampa (Lep., Notodontidae)
Wm. Barnes, A. W. Lindsey. 1921. Psyche: A Journal of Entomology, 28: 150-151.
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.Butterflies of North America