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Species Hypena heuloa - Hodges#8449

unknown moth - Hypena heuloa
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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 Erebidae
Subfamily Hypeninae
Genus Hypena
Species heuloa (Hypena heuloa - Hodges#8449)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hypena heuloa (Smith, 1905)
Bomolocha heuloa Smith, 1905
Phylogenetic sequence # 930572 (1)
Smith (1905) listed the wingspan 29-31 mm.
Holotype from Cochise County, Arizona in July.
The main flight period appears to be July through August.
Print References
Smith, J.B., 1905. New Noctuidae for 1905 - No. 1. The Canadian Entomologist 37(2): 69.