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Species Stretchia inferior - Hodges#10475

10475  - Stretchia inferior
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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 Orthosiini
Genus Stretchia
Species inferior (Stretchia inferior - Hodges#10475)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Stretchia inferior (Smith, 1888)
Perigrapha inferior Smith, 1888
Phylogenetic sequence # 932760 (1)
Smith (1888) listed a wingspan of 30 mm.
Specimen determined by DNA analysis (BOLD). (2)
Southern California to Baja California.
Adults collected January to June, September to December.
Print References
McDunnough(3), J.H., 1949. A study of the species of the genus Stretchia (Lepidoptera, Phalaenidae. American Museum Novitates 1436: (4)
Smith, J.B., 1888. New genera and species of North American Noctuidae. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 10: 477.
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 .
2.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
3.James Halliday McDunnough (1877 -1962) A biographical obituary and bibliography
Douglas C. Ferguson . 1962. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 16(4): 209-228.
4.A study of the species of the genus Stretchia (Lepidoptera, Phalaenidae
James. H. McDunnough. 1949. American Museum Novitates 1436: 1-29.
5.North American Moth Photographers Group
6.Noctuidae of North America (