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Species Datana diffidens - Hodges#7912

Datana diffidens Texas SE Gulf Coast - Datana diffidens Texas SE Gulf Coast - Datana diffidens
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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 Phalerinae
Genus Datana
Species diffidens (Datana diffidens - Hodges#7912)
Hodges Number
7912
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Datana diffidens Dyar, 1917
Phylogenetic sequence # 930043
Size
Dyar (1917) listed a wingspan of 46 mm.
Range
Texas to Arkansas and Alabama. (1)
Holotype ♂, Victoria, Texas, "1916", col. K.J. Leffland.
Print References
Dyar, H.G., 1917. Miscellaneous new American Lepidoptera. Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus, 5: 67.