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Species Hydraecia obliqua - Hodges#9512

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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 Apameini
Genus Hydraecia
Species obliqua (Hydraecia obliqua - Hodges#9512)
Hodges Number
9512
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hydraecia obliqua (Harvey, 1876) (1)
Gortyna obliqua Harvey, 1876
Crabo, et al (2013) included as synonyms. (1)
Gortyna ximena Barnes and Benjamin 1924
Gortyna columbia Barnes and Benjamin 1924
Phylogenetic sequence # 932456
syn. Hydraecia ximena (Barnes & Benjamin, 1924)
syn. Hydraecia columbia (Barnes & Benjamin, 1924)
Numbers
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) included ten species of the genus Hydraecia in America north of Mexico. (2)
Size
The forewing length is 16-24 mm
Identification
Range
Crabo, et al (2013) reported the range to include British Columbia to California, and stated the inland to Colorado population is another distinct species. (1)
Season
The adults appear to be most common in the months of July to October. (3)
Food
Crumb (1956) reported Lupinus spp. (lupine) Fabaceae. (4), (5)
The adults have been collected at sugar baits. (5)
Print References
Crabo, L.G., Davis, M., Hammond, P., Mustelin, T., Shepard, J., 2013. Five new species and three new subspecies of Erebidae and Noctuidae (Insecta, Lepidoptera) from Northwestern North America, with notes on Chytolita Grote (Erebidae) and Hydraecia Guenée (Noctuidae). ZooKeys 40:, p. 107; figs. 21–23. (1)
Works Cited
1.Five new species and three new subspecies of Erebidae and Noctuidae (Insecta, Lepidoptera) from .....
Lars G. Crabo, Melanie Davis, Paul Hammond, Tomas Mustelin, Jon Shepard. 2013. ZooKeys 264: 85–123.
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.The Larvae of the Phalaenidae [Noctuidae]
Samuel Ebb Crumb. 1956. U.S. Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1135: 1-356.
5.Pacific Northwest Moths
6.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems