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Species Plagiomimicus pyralina - Hodges#9752.1

Plagiomimicus pyralina - male
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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 Stiriinae
Tribe Stiriini
Genus Plagiomimicus
Species pyralina (Plagiomimicus pyralina - Hodges#9752.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Plagiomimicus pyralina (Schaus, 1904)
Tarache pyralina Schaus, 1904
Phylogenetic sequence # 931663.1
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed 18 species of the genus Plagiomimicus in America north of Mexico. (1)
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2011) added Plagiomimicus pyralina to the checklist. (2)
Schaus (1904) reported the wingspan as 30 mm.
Print References
Lafontaine J.D. & B.C. Schmidt, 2011. Additions and corrections to the checklist of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico. ZooKeys 149: 148, 153. (2)
Schaus, W., 1904. New species of American Heterocera. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 30: 159.