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Species Aseptis serrula - Hodges#9541

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 Xylenini
Subtribe Xylenina
Genus Aseptis
Species serrula (Aseptis serrula - Hodges#9541)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aseptis serrula (Barnes & McDunnough(1), 1918)
Trachea serrula Barnes & McDunnough, 1918
Phylogenetic sequence # 932645 (2)
Barnes & McDunnough (1918) listed a wingspan of 30 mm.
Southern California, Nevada and Arizona.
Holotype from Palm Springs, Riverside County, California.
The main flight period is February to June.
Print References
Barnes, W. & J.H. McDunnough. 1918. Contributions to the Natural History of the Lepidoptera of North America, 4(2): 104; pl. 16, fig. 7.
Works Cited
1.James Halliday McDunnough (1877 -1962) A biographical obituary and bibliography
Douglas C. Ferguson . 1962. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 16(4): 209-228.
2.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 .
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems