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Species Eupsilia schweitzeri - Schweitzer's Sallow - Hodges#9939.97

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 Xylenini
Subtribe Xylenina
Genus Eupsilia
Species schweitzeri (Schweitzer's Sallow - Hodges#9939.97)
Hodges Number
9939.97
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Formerly Eupsilia n-sp
Described by Lavitt & Wagner, 2016
Numbers
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed eight species of the genus north of Mexico. (1)
Identification
Cannot be identified from photos alone, see Journal of the Lepidopterists Society, Vol 70, Number 3; published 8/30/16 for full description and keys to adult Eupsilia species.
Print References
Lavitt, T.H. & D.L. Wagner, 2016. A new cryptic Eupsilia from northeastern North America (Noctuidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 70(3): 238-248.
Internet References