Moths of Southeastern Arizona:

Notodontidae ( Prominent Moths )

Lirimiris truncata

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(list preliminary and still in progress)

Last updated: 12 December 2011

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Notodontidae [ 50 Species listed, 44 figured: counted as of 26 September 2002 ]

Sources

  1. Paul Opler provide much useful information and records for this section.
  2. Specimens in the UA insect collection.
  3. Opler's Moths of North American Webpage.

References

  1. Packard, A.S. 1895. Monograph of the Bombycine moths of American north of Mexico. Part 1. Notodontidae. National Academy of Sciences, Memoir 7- 390, 7 maps.
  2. Franclemont, J.G. 1946. A revision of the species of Symmerista Huebner know to occur north of the Mexican border (Lepidoptera, Notodontidae). Canadian Entomologist 78: 96-103.
  3. Miller, J.S. 1991. Cladistics and classification of the Notodontidae (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea) based on larval and adult morphology. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 204, 230 pages.
  4. Metzler, E., and E. Knudson. 2011. A new species of Elasmia Mšschler from New Mexico and Texas, and a new subspecies of Elasmia mandela (Druce) from Texas and Oklahoma (Lepidoptera, Notodontidae, Nystaleinae). ZooKeys 149: 51-67. -- pdf

Unidentifited Notodontidae larvae (Singer Photos)

  1. Heterocampa species (?)
  2. classic Notodontid larval pose
  3. Datana manazita feeders top view -- side view

Species list:

  1. Clostera apicalis ornata [ MONA 7901a ] ---[Opler photo]
  2. Clostera inornata [ MONA 7897 ]
  3. Clostera paraphora [ MONA 7899 ]
  4. Datana integerrima cochise [ MONA 7907a ]
  5. Datana perspicua mesillae[ MONA 7908a ]
  6. Datana neomexicana [ MONA 7913 ]
  7. Datana chiriquensis [ MONA 7914 ]
  8. Hyperaeschra tortuosa [ MONA 7918 ]
  9. ! Pheosia rimosa [ MONA 7922 ]
  10. Gluphisia septentrionis [ MONA 7931 ]
  11. Gluphisia wrightii [ MONA 7932 ]
  12. Furcula cinerea [ MONA 7937 ]
  13. !Furcula nivea [ MONA 7938 ]
  14. ! Furcula scolopendrina [ MONA 7940 ]
  15. Elasmia packardii [ MONA 7949 ]
  16. Symmerista sauvis [ MONA 7954 ]
  17. Symmerista zacualpana [ MONA 7955 ]
  18. Dasylophia seriata [ MONA 7959 ]
  19. Notela jaliscana [ MONA 7960 ]
  20. Afilia oslari [ MONA 7962 ]
  21. Scevisia angustiora [ MONA 7963 ] female
  22. Cargida pyrrha [ MONA 7964 ]
  23. Litodonta contrasta [ MONA 7969 ]
  24. Litodonta wymola [ MONA7970 ]
  25. Litodonta gigantea [ MONA 7972 ]
  26. Litodonta alpina [ MONA 7973 ]
  27. Macrurocampa dorothea [ MONA 7976 ]
  28. Heterocampa subrotata [ MONA 7985 ]
  29. Heterocampa ditta [ MONA 7986 ]
  30. Heterocampa benitensis [ MONA 7987 ]
  31. Heterocampa incongrua [ MONA 7989 ]
  32. Heterocampa averna [ MONA 7991 ]
  33. Heterocampa lunata [ MONA 7993 ]
  34. Heterocampa ruficornis [ MONA 7996 ]
  35. Disphragis captiosa Draudt (1932)
  36. Theroa zethus [ MONA 8000 ]
  37. Praeschausia zapata [ MONA 8001 ]
  38. Schizura biedermani [ MONA 8004 ]
  39. Oligocentria pallida [ MONA 8014 ]
  40. Oligocentria coloradensis MONA 8015 ]
  41. Oligocentria perangulata [ MONA 8016 ]
  42. Oligocentria lignicolor [ MONA 8017 ]
  43. Oligocentria pinalensis [ MONA 8018 ]
  44. Oligocentria paradisus [ MONA 8019 ]
  45. Oligocentria delicata [ MONA 8020 ]
  46. Oligocentria undescribed sp.
  47. ! Sericochroa torresi
  48. !! Lirimiris truncata [ MONA 8027 ]
  49. !! Crinodes biedermani [ MONA 8028 ]
  50. Crinodes sp 1 Paling photo
  51. Crinodes sp 2 Paling photo
  52. ! Pseudhapigia brunnea [ MONA 8029 ]
  53. ! Hemiceras metallescens
  54. Hemiceras sp


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