Gonodonta sicheas

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Gonodonta sicheas
Gonodonta sicheas.JPG
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Noctuoidea
Family: Erebidae
Genus: Gonodonta
Species:
G. sicheas
Binomial name
Gonodonta sicheas
(Cramer, [1777])
Synonyms
  • Phalaena sicheas Cramer, [1777]
  • Phalaena hesione Drury, 1782
  • Gonodonta uncina Hübner, 1818

Gonodonta sicheas is a moth of the family Erebidae first described by Pieter Cramer in 1777.[1] It is found in Mexico, Guatemala, from Panama to Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil (Amazons and Para) and on the Antilles. It is also found in the southern United States, including Florida and Texas.

The wingspan is about 44 mm.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Savela, Markku (July 26, 2019). "Gonodonta sicheas (Cramer, [1777])". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved November 21, 2019.
  2. ^ "930613.00 – 8537 – Gonodonta sicheas – (Cramer, 1777)". North American Moth Photographers Group. Mississippi State University. Retrieved November 21, 2019.