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Species Anastrus sempiternus - Common Bluevent - Hodges#3941.5

Anastrus sempiternus  - Anastrus sempiternus
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Papilionoidea (Butterflies and Skippers)
Family Hesperiidae (Skippers)
Subfamily Pyrginae (Spread-wing Skippers)
Tribe Erynnini
Genus Anastrus
Species sempiternus (Common Bluevent - Hodges#3941.5)
Hodges Number
Other Common Names
Common Anastrus (BOA)
Explanation of Names
Anastrus sempiternus (Butler & Druce, 1872)
s. TX (as a stray) to Ecuador (BOA)
First U.S. Record: Fort Ringgold, Starr Co., Texas - 2002 (Bordelon & Knudson 2003)
Print References
Bordelon, C. & E. Knudson. 2003. Anastrus sempiternus, Butler & Druce, a new record for Texas and the USA. News of the Lepidopterists' Society 45(1): 5, 7.