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Genus Pygarctia

Yellow-edged Pygarctia - Hodges#8255 (Pygarctia abdominalis) - Pygarctia abdominalis gray and orange moth - Pygarctia abdominalis Yellow-edged Pygarctia - Hodges #8255 - Pygarctia abdominalis Larva on Menadora scabra - Pygarctia murina Pygarctia roseicaptuis, Hodges #8253 ? - Pygarctia roseicapitis Pygarctia species - Pygarctia Pygarctia? - Pygarctia roseicapitis Pygarctia roseicapitis? - Pygarctia roseicapitis
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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 Erebidae
Subfamily Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)
Tribe Arctiini (Tiger Moths)
Subtribe Phaegopterina
Genus Pygarctia
Explanation of Names
Pygarctia Grote 1871
Numbers
Pygarctia has nine species in America north of Mexico.(1)
Works Cited
1.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 .