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Species Euxoa furtivus - Hodges#10826.1

Euxoa furtivus - Hodges #10826.1 - Euxoa furtivus Euxoa furtivus
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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 Noctuini
Subtribe Agrotina
Genus Euxoa
No Taxon (Subgenus Euxoa)
Species furtivus (Euxoa furtivus - Hodges#10826.1 )
Hodges Number
10826.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Euxoa furtivus (Smith, 1890)
Agrotis furtivus Smith, 1890
Formerly a synonym of Euxoa idahoensis
Phylogenetic sequence # 933436 (1)
Numbers
Size
Forewing length 15-18 mm. (2)
Smith (1890) listed a wingspan of 35-38 mm.
Identification
Determination confirmed by Chuck Harp.
Range
California to Colorado to British Columbia and Saskatchewan. (3), (2)
Food
The host plant is unknown.
Print References
Lafontaine, J.D., 1987. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.2. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation. p. 124; pl. 6.37-43. (4)
Smith, J.B., 1890. Descriptions of Some New Species of Agrotis Auct. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 17: 56.