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Species Alpheioides parvulalis - Hodges#5649

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
No Taxon (Moths)
Superfamily Pyraloidea
Family Pyralidae (Pyralid Moths)
Subfamily Galleriinae
Tribe Tirathabini
Genus Alpheioides
Species parvulalis (Alpheioides parvulalis - Hodges#5649)
Hodges Number
5649
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Alpheioides parvulalis Barnes & McDunnough, 1912
Phylogenetic sequence #167800.
Numbers
The only Alpheioides species found in America north of Mexico.
Size
Wingspan about 12 mm.
Identification
sexually dimorphic
Range
California to Texas and Oklahoma. (1)
Moth Photographers Group - large range map with collection dates.
Season
Adults are most common from April to September. (2)
Remarks
As of 1/6/10 the tribe designation to Tirathabini is based on the list used by MPG. Moths of Southeastern Arizona places this in the tribe Macrothecini here while Funet places it in the tribe Cacotherapiini here.