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Species Drasteria parallela - Hodges#8630.3

Day-flying moth on subalpine buckwheat  - Drasteria parallela Moth on Buffalo Bean - Drasteria parallela Moth on Buffalo Bean - Drasteria parallela
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Erebidae
Subfamily Erebinae
Tribe Melipotini
Genus Drasteria
Species parallela (Drasteria parallela - Hodges#8630.3)
Hodges Number
8630.3
Explanation of Names
Authors: Crabo & Mustelin, 2013
Range
Sierra Nevada in California northward along mountains to Cascades of northern Washington or perhaps into British Columbia.