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Leucania  Ochsenheimer, 1816
Taxonomic Serial No.: 188862

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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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             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  
                                           TribeLeucaniini Guenée, 1837  
                                              GenusLeucania Ochsenheimer, 1816  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania adjuta (Grote, 1874)  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania anteroclara Smith, 1902  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania calidior (Forbes, 1936)  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania comma (Linnaeus, 1761) – Shoulder-striped Wainscot 
                                                 SpeciesLeucania commoides Guenée, 1852  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania dia (Grote, 1879)  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania dorsalis Walker, 1856  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania extincta Guenée, 1852  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania farcta (Grote, 1881)  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania februalis (Hill, 1924)  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania humidicola Guenée, 1852  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania imperfecta Smith, 1894  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania incognita (Barnes and McDunnough, 1918)  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania inconspicua Herrich-Schäffer, 1868  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania inermis (Forbes, 1936)  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania infatuans Franclemont, 1972  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania insueta Guenée, 1852  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania lapidaria (Grote, 1876)  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania linda Franclemont, 1952  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania linita Guenée, 1852  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania lobrega Adams, 2001  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania loreyimima Rungs, 1953  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania multilinea Walker, 1856  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania oaxacana Schaus, 1898  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania oregona Smith, 1902  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania phragmitidicola Guenée, 1852  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania pilipalpis (Grote, 1877)  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania pseudargyria Guenée, 1852 – False Wainscot 
                                                 SpeciesLeucania scirpicola Guenée, 1852  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania scottii Butler, 1886  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania senescens Möschler, 1890  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania stolata Smith, 1894  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania striata Leech, 1900  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania subpunctata (Harvey, 1875)  
                                                 SpeciesLeucania ursula (Forbes, 1936)  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Leucania   
  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: Leucania   
  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: Leucania   

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