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Orthosia  Ochsenheimer, 1816
Taxonomic Serial No.: 188857

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderLepidoptera  – butterflies, moths, papillons, papillons de nuit, Borboleta, Mariposa  
                                  SuperfamilyNoctuoidea Latreille, 1809  
                                     FamilyNoctuidae Latreille, 1809 – cutworms, dagger moths, noctuid moths, owlet moths, underwings, noctuelles, noctuidés, phalènes, vers gris  
                                        SubfamilyNoctuinae Latreille, 1809  
                                           TribeOrthosiini Guenée, 1837  
                                              GenusOrthosia Ochsenheimer, 1816  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia alurina (Smith, 1902)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia annulimacula (Smith, 1891)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia arthrolita (Harvey, 1875)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia behrensiana (Grote, 1875)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia erythrolita (Grote, 1879)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia ferrigera (Smith, 1894)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia flaviannula (Smith, 1899)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia garmani (Grote, 1879)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia hibisci (Guenée, 1852) – green fruitworm, orthosie verte, speckled green fruitworm 
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia mys (Dyar, 1903)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia pacifica (Harvey, 1874)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia praeses (Grote, 1879)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia pulchella (Harvey, 1876)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia revicta (Morrison, 1876) – orthosie gris-vert, rusty whitesided caterpillar 
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia rubescens (Walker, 1865)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia segregata (Smith, 1893)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia tenuimacula (Barnes and McDunnough, 1913)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia terminata (Smith, 1888)  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia transparens (Grote, 1882)  
                                               GenusOrthosia Ochsenheimer, 1816 incertae sedis  
    Children with Uncertain Position:  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia mediomacula Barnes and Benjamin, 1924  
                                                 SpeciesOrthosia nongenerica Barnes and Benjamin, 1924  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Orthosia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Lafontaine, J. Donald, and B. Christian Schmidt   
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: ZooKeys, vol. 40   
  Page(s): 1-239   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1313-2989   
  Notes: doi:10.3897/zookeys.40.414 ; available online at   
  Reference for: Orthosia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Poole, Robert W. / Poole, Robert W., and Patricia Gentili, eds.   
  Publication Date: 1996   
  Article/Chapter Title: Lepidoptera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Nomina Insecta Nearctica: A Check List of the Insects of North America, vol. 3: Diptera, Lepidoptera, Siphonaptera   
  Page(s): 605-1122   
  Publisher: Entomological Information Services   
  Publication Place: Rockville, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-889002-03-8   
  Notes: Series ISBN: 1-889002-00-3   
  Reference for: Orthosia   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Moth genus Orthosia Ochsenheimer, 1816 (TSN 188857) is a senior homonym of fly genus Orthosia Reinhard, 1944 (TSN 651284), and also a 'parahomonym' of (different kingdom, same name as) plant genus Orthosia Decne. (TSN 893784)  



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