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Species Mammifrontia rileyi - Hodges#9447

9447  - Mammifrontia rileyi
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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 Apameini
Genus Mammifrontia
Species rileyi (Mammifrontia rileyi - Hodges#9447)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Mammifrontia rileyi Benjamin, 1936
Phylogenetic sequence # 932435
Benjamin (1936) listed the wingspan.
♂ 29 mm.
♀ 30-34 mm.
Specimen determined by DNA analysis (BOLD). (1)
Holotype ♂ from Glendale, California in April.
The main flight period appears to be April to July.
Print References
Benjamin, F.H., 1936. Notes and new species (Lepidoptera, Phalaenidae). Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 34: 208.