Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Information, insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Species Euxoa nostra - Hodges#10800

Euxoa nostra - Hodges #10800 - Euxoa nostra Euxoa nostra, I think. - Euxoa nostra Euxoa nostra Euxoa nostra
Show images of: caterpillars · adults · both
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 nostra (Euxoa nostra - Hodges#10800)
Hodges Number
10800
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Euxoa nostra (Smith, 1890)
Agrotis nostra Smith, 1890 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence # 933425 (2)
Numbers
Size
Forewing length 15–19 mm. (3)
Smith (1890) listed the wingspan 38-40 mm. (1)
Identification
Determined by Chuck Harp.
Range
California to Colorado, north to British Columbia and Alberta. (4)
Season
The main flight period is June to August. (4)
Print References
Lafontaine, J.D., 1987. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.2. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation. p. 113; pl. 6, figs. 12-13. (5)
Smith, J.B., 1890. Descriptions of some new species of Agrotis Auct. Transactions of The American Entomological Society, 17(1): 55. (1)
Works Cited
1.Descriptions of some new species of Agrotis (Auct.)
John B. Smith. 1890. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 17(1): 41-58.
2.Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico.
Donald J. Lafontaine, B. Christian Schmidt. 2010. ZooKeys 40: 1–239 .
3.Pacific Northwest Moths
4.North American Moth Photographers Group
5.The Moths of America North of Mexico, Noctuoidea, Noctuidae (Part), Noctuinae (Part-Euxoa), Fascicle 27.2
J. Donald LaFontane. 1987. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.
6.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems