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Agrotis  Ochsenheimer, 1816
Taxonomic Serial No.: 117348

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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  
                                           TribeNoctuini Latreille, 1809  
                                              SubtribeAgrotina Harris, 1841  
                                                 GenusAgrotis Ochsenheimer, 1816  
    Direct Children:  
                                                    Species Agrotis antica L. G. Crabo and Lafontaine in Lafontaine, 2004  
                                                    Species Agrotis apicalis Herrich-Schäffer, 1868  
                                                    Species Agrotis arenarius Neil, 1983  
                                                    Species Agrotis arenivolans Butler, 1879  
                                                    Species Agrotis aulacias Meyrick, 1899  
                                                    Species Agrotis baliopa Meyrick, 1899  
                                                    Species Agrotis bryani (Swezey, 1926)  
                                                    Species Agrotis buchholzi (Barnes and Benjamin, 1929) – Buchholz's dart moth 
                                                    Species Agrotis ceramophaea Meyrick, 1899  
                                                    Species Agrotis charmocrita (Meyrick, 1928)  
                                                    Species Agrotis cremata (Butler, 1880)  
                                                    Species Agrotis crinigera (Butler, 1881) – Larger Hawaiian Cutworm, Poko Noctuid Moth 
                                                    Species Agrotis daedalus (Smith, 1890)  
                                                    Species Agrotis diplosticta (Hampson, 1909)  
                                                    Species Agrotis dislocata (Walker, 1856) – Smaller Hawaiian Cutworm 
                                                    Species Agrotis epicremna Meyrick, 1899  
                                                    Species Agrotis evanescens (Rothschild, 1894)  
                                                    Species Agrotis fasciata (Rothschild, 1894) – Midway Agrotis Noctuid Moth 
                                                    Species Agrotis giffardi (Swezey, 1932)  
                                                    Species Agrotis gladiaria Morrison, 1874 – claybacked cutworm, ver-gris argile, swordsman dart 
                                                    Species Agrotis gravis Grote, 1874  
                                                    Species Agrotis haesitans Walker, 1857  
                                                    Species Agrotis hephaestaea Meyrick, 1904  
                                                    Species Agrotis ipsilon (Hufnagel, 1766) – black cutworm, ver-gris noir 
                                                    Species Agrotis kerri (Swezey, 1920)  
                                                    Species Agrotis kingi McDunnough, 1932  
                                                    Species Agrotis laysanensis (Rothschild, 1894) – Laysan Agrotis Noctuid Moth 
                                                    Species Agrotis longicornis Lafontaine and Troubridge, 2004  
                                                    Species Agrotis malefida Guenée, 1852 – palesided cutworm, Rascal Dart 
                                                    Species Agrotis melanoneura (Meyrick, 1899)  
                                                    Species Agrotis mesotoxa Meyrick, 1899  
                                                    Species Agrotis microreas Meyrick, 1899  
                                                    Species Agrotis obliqua (Smith, 1903)  
                                                    Species Agrotis orthogonia Morrison, 1876 – pale western cutworm, ver-gris orthogonal 
                                                    Species Agrotis panoplias Meyrick, 1899  
                                                    Species Agrotis perigramma Meyrick, 1899  
                                                    Species Agrotis photophila (Butler, 1879)  
                                                    Species Agrotis procellaris (Meyrick, 1903)  
                                                    Species Agrotis psammophaea Meyrick, 1899  
                                                    Species Agrotis rileyana Morrison, 1874  
                                                    Species Agrotis robustior (Smith, 1899)  
                                                    Species Agrotis ruta (Eversmann, 1851)  
                                                    Species Agrotis stigmosa Morrison, 1874  
                                                    Species Agrotis striata Lafontaine, 2004  
                                                    Species Agrotis tephrias Meyrick, 1899  
                                                    Species Agrotis vancouverensis Grote, 1873  
                                                    Species Agrotis venerabilis Walker, 1857  
                                                    Species Agrotis vetusta (Walker, 1856) – Old Man Dart 
                                                    Species Agrotis volubilis Harvey, 1874  
                                                    Species Agrotis xiphias Meyrick, 1899  

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

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