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Species Anathix aggressa - Hodges#9963

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 Xylenini
Subtribe Xylenina
Genus Anathix
Species aggressa (Anathix aggressa - Hodges#9963)
Hodges Number
9963
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Anathix aggressa (Smith, 1907)
Size
Powell & Opler (2009) listed the forewing length 12-13 mm. (1)
Pacific Northwest Moths report 13–15 mm. (2)
Identification
The forewing and hindwing are pale yellow and a large reniform spot. (2)
See Also
Print References
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press, pl. 54, fig 14; p. 298. (1)