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Species Fania nanus - Hodges#2691

Fania nana - MONA 2691? - Fania nanus - male
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
No Taxon (Moths)
Superfamily Cossoidea
Family Cossidae (Carpenter and Leopard Moths)
Subfamily Cossinae
Genus Fania
Species nanus (Fania nanus - Hodges#2691)
Hodges Number
Explanation of Names
Author of species is (Strecker, 1876).
nanus is a Latin adjective derived from Greek nanos (νανος)- "dwarf"
Page created based on identification of this image at Moth Photographers Group.
Internet References
Pinned specimen from the Mississippi Entomological Museum.