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Species Oxycnemis grandimacula - Hodges#10048

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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 Amphipyrinae
Tribe Psaphidini
Subtribe Triocnemidina
Genus Oxycnemis
Species grandimacula (Oxycnemis grandimacula - Hodges#10048)
Hodges Number
10048
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Oxycnemis grandimacula Barnes & McDunnough, 1910
Oxycnemis erratica Barnes and McDunnough, 1913
Phylogenetic sequence # 931617
Identification
See info by Robert Poole in See also and Internet References below.
Range
Southern and western Texas to Arizona. (1)
Season
Poole reports adults from March to October. (1)
Remarks
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2011) (2) formerly synonymized Oxycnemis erratica with C. grandimacula, "... following Robert Poole (Noctuidae of North America) – http://www.nearctica.com/moths/noctuid/noctuidae.htm [accessed September 2011]". Internet reference here.
See Also
Oxycnemis advena, see info by Robert Poole here
Robert Poole described two other similar species provisionally listed as:
Triocnemidini New Genus 1 new species 1 - references here
Oxycnemis new species 2 - references here
Print References
Barnes & McDunnough, 1910. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 18: 156.