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Subspecies Apoda rectilinea latomia - Western Rectilinea Slug Moth - Hodges#4668.1

Apoda rectilinea latomia - Apoda rectilinea Rectilinea Slug Moth - Hodges#4668 (Apoda rectilinea) ? - Apoda rectilinea Rectilinea Slug Moth - Hodges#4668 (Apoda rectilinea) ? - Apoda rectilinea Apoda latomia - Apoda rectilinea Lithacodes fasciola? - Apoda rectilinea Lithacodes fasciola? - Apoda rectilinea
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Classification
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 rectilinea (Rectilinea Slug Moth - Hodges#4668)
Subspecies latomia (Western Rectilinea Slug Moth - Hodges#4668.1)
Hodges Number
4668.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Apoda latomia (Harvey, 1875)
Limacodes latomia Harvey, 1875
Phylogenetic sequence #141200
► Formerly a subspecies of Apoda rectilinea, has since been given full species status (reference?).
Identification
Less well-marked and paler brown than A. rectilinea.
Range
West Texas to Gila County, Arizona
Remarks
See Bob Patterson's comment here:
Print References
Harvey, 1875. Descriptions of new Limacodes. Canadian Entomologist. 9: 75.
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group – images of pinned adult (1)
BOLD Systems - images of pinned DNA supported specimens (2)