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Species Hypenodes palustris - Hodges#8422

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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 Erebidae
Subfamily Hypenodinae
Genus Hypenodes
Species palustris (Hypenodes palustris - Hodges#8422)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hypenodes palustris – Ferguson, 1954
See Also
Hypenodes caducus - Per J. D. Roberts' comments here, "One quick way to distinguish them, is the dark PM band in caducus points directly to the FW apex, whereas in palustris it follows more parallel with the outer margin, curving toward the costa rather than going toward the apex.