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Species Automeris iris - Iris eyed Silkmoth - Hodges#7747

Automeris iris hessalorum - Automeris iris - male Iris Eyed Silkmoth Larvae - Automeris iris Automeris iris hesselorum - Automeris iris - female Automeris iris hesselorum - Automeris iris - male moth - Automeris iris Automeris iris hesselorum larvae Day 16 - Automeris iris Female, Automeris iris hesselorum? - Automeris iris Automeris iris hesselorum - Automeris iris - female
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Bombycoidea (Silkworm, Sphinx, and Royal Moths)
Family Saturniidae (Giant Silkworm and Royal Moths)
Subfamily Hemileucinae (Buck and Io Moths)
Tribe Hemileucini
Genus Automeris
Species iris (Iris eyed Silkmoth - Hodges#7747)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Automeris hesselorum Ferguson, 1972
Automeris iris of authors, (not Walker, 1865)
Explanation of Names
Automeris hesselorum Ferguson, 1972 includes as a synonym Automeris iris of authors (not Walker, 1865) in Brechlin & Meister 2011. Automeris iris is extralimital.
Print References
Ferguson, D. C., 1972. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 20.2b: p. 164; pl. 13.7-8.