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Species Semixanthia tapa - Charadra tapa - Hodges#9188.1

Charadra tapa - Semixanthia tapa Charadra tapa - Semixanthia tapa Semixanthia tapa - female Larva Day 7 - Semixanthia tapa Larva Day 17 - Semixanthia tapa Larva Day 27 - Semixanthia tapa Larva Day 37 - Semixanthia tapa Arizona Moth - Semixanthia tapa
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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 Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Pantheinae
Genus Semixanthia
Species tapa (Charadra tapa - Hodges#9188.1)
Hodges Number
9188.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Semixanthia tapa (Anweiler & Schmidt, 2010) (1)
Charadra tapa Anweiler & Schmidt, 2010 (2)
Explanation of Names
"Etymology. The name tapa is an anagram of pata." (2); a rearrangement of the letters in the species Charadra pata (Druce, 1894).
Range
Southeast AZ.
Type locality: Ash Canyon, Huachuca Mts., Cochise Co., AZ.
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