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Species Protogygia lagena - Hodges#10892

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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 Protogygia
Species lagena (Protogygia lagena - Hodges#10892)
Hodges Number
10892
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Protogygia lagena (Grote, 1875)
Agrotis lagena Grote, 1875
Phylogenetic sequence # 933293 (1)
Numbers
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed 16 species of the genus Protogygia in America north of Mexico. (1)
Size
Forewing length 17-23 mm. (2)
Range
Holotype from California in BMNH, London.(3)
Print References
Lafontaine, J.D., 2004. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.1. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation. p. 186; plate I, figs. 7-13. (4)