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Species Abagrotis magnicupida - Hodges#11043.1

Large Yellow Underwing? - Abagrotis magnicupida Abagrotis magnicupida Noctuid - Abagrotis magnicupida Abagrotis sp. Moth #2 - Abagrotis magnicupida Abagrotis magnicupida Abagrotis magnicupida Abagrotis magnicupida Abagrotis magnicupida
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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 Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Noctuini
Subtribe Noctuina
Genus Abagrotis
Species magnicupida (Abagrotis magnicupida - Hodges#11043.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Abagrotis magnicupida Lafontaine, 1998 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence # 933686
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) listed 39 species of the genus Abagrotis in America north of Mexico. (2)
Wingspan about 40 mm.
The main flight period appears to be May to October. (3)
Print References
Lafontaine, J.D., 1998. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.3. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation. : p. 237; plate 7, figs. 33-35. (1)