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Species Fala ptychophora - Hodges#9788

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 Stiriinae
Genus Fala
Species ptychophora (Fala ptychophora - Hodges#9788)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Fala ptycophora Grote(1), 1875
Fala ptychophora (Grote, 1875) (misspelling)
Phylogenetic sequence # 931645 (2)
Print References
Grote, A.R., 1875. On North American Noctuae. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia., 27: 426.
Poole, R.W., 1995. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 26.1: p. 86; pl. 3.21. (3)
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press, pl. 52, fig. 1; p. 288. (4)