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Species Cabnia myronella - Hodges#6037

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Pyraloidea (Pyralid and Crambid Snout Moths)
Family Pyralidae (Pyralid Moths)
Subfamily Phycitinae
Tribe Cabniini
Genus Cabnia
Species myronella (Cabnia myronella - Hodges#6037)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cabnia myronella Dyar, 1904
Phylogenetic sequence #180325
Only species in genus
WS = 10–11mm (1)
FW dark ash-gray, uniformly colored, slightly frosted with pale scales. Traverse lines fine, obscure, whitish, distinct on upper half of wing, sinuous and narrow. Labial palps upturned, the second joint with a tuft below. Antennae with large basal joint. HW whitish, somewhat translucent, darker at margin. (1)
Moth Photographers Group – distribution & flight-period chart
Works Cited
1.New Lepidoptera from the United States
Dyar, Harrison G. 1904. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, Volume 12, page 105.