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Species Apoda latomia - Western Rectilinea Slug Moth

Tortricidia pallida ? - Apoda latomia Rectilinea Slug Moth - Hodges#4668 (Apoda rectilinea) ? - Apoda latomia Apoda maxima ? - Apoda latomia Apoda latomia Lithacodes fasciola? - Apoda latomia Lithacodes fasciola? - Apoda latomia Probably Apoda maxima - Apoda latomia - male Moth, lateral - Apoda latomia
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Zygaenoidea (Flannel, Slug Caterpillar, Leaf Skeletonizer Moths and kin)
Family Limacodidae (Slug Caterpillar Moths)
Genus Apoda
Species latomia (Western Rectilinea Slug Moth)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Apoda latomia (Harvey, 1875)
Limacodes latomia Harvey, 1875
Apoda maxima Dyar, 1927
Phylogenetic sequence #141200
► Formerly a subspecies of Apoda rectilinea, has since been given full species status (reference?).
Less well-marked and paler brown than A. rectilinea.
West Texas to Gila County, Arizona
See Bob Patterson's comment here:

UPDATE 2022 (1) BOLD currently retains both species pages for this taxon, which are now considered synonymous: [cite: ---> Epstein & Adams (2009: 163) in Powell & Opler.
Print References
Harvey, 1875. Descriptions of new Limacodes. Canadian Entomologist. 9: 75.
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group – images of pinned adult (2)
BOLD Systems - images of pinned DNA supported specimens (1)