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Species Amphipyra brunneoatra - Hodges#9641

9641  - Amphipyra brunneoatra Arizona Moth - Amphipyra brunneoatra Arizona Moth - Amphipyra brunneoatra
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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 Amphipyrinae
Tribe Amphipyrini
Genus Amphipyra
Species brunneoatra (Amphipyra brunneoatra - Hodges#9641)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Amphipyra brunneoatra Strand, 1916
Phylogenetic sequence # 931547 (1)
Forewing length about length 16 mm. (2)
Pacific Northwest Moths has a detailed description. (2)
Specimen determined by DNA analysis (BOLD). (3)
Southern Oregon to southern California and Colorado. (4), (2), (5), (6)
The species is thought to feed on Populus species (cottonwoods).
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