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Species Peoria gematella - Hodges#6048

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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 Peoriini
Genus Peoria
Species gematella (Peoria gematella - Hodges#6048)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Peoria gematella (Hulst, 1887)
Spermatophthora gematella Hulst, 1887 (1)
Spermatophthora gemmatilla Hulst, 1887 (misspelling) (1)
Pectinigeria gemmatella (McDunnough, 1939) (misspelling) (2)
Cayuga bistriatella Hulst, 1890
Pectinigera [sic] pamponerella Dyar, 1908
Explanation of Names
Peoria gematella (Hulst, 1887) is restored as the valid name. Originally described as "gemmatilla" the spelling was changed to "gematella" on the corrections page of the same work. This species was misspelled as "gemmatella" in the Hodges 1983 Checklist and McDunnough (1939).
Type locality: Illinois.
Print References
Hulst, 1887: 134, [244] (Errors and Corrections). (1)
Shaffer, 1968, Bull. U.S.N.M., 280: 22; 96, map 6 (distribution); 100, fig. 7 (adult); 111, fig. 111 (male gen.); 119, fig. 149 (female gen.) (3)
Works Cited
1.New species of Pyralidae
Hulst, G.D. 1887. New species of Pyralidae. Entomologica Americana, 3: 129–138.
2.Checklist of the Lepidoptera of Canada and the United States of America, part 2, Microlepidoptera
McDunnough, J.H. 1939. Memoirs of the Southern California Academy of Science, 2(1): 1-171.
3.A Revision of the Peoriini and Anerastiinae (Auctorum) of America north of Mexico (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae)
Jay C. Shaffer. 1968. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 280: .
4.North American Moth Photographers Group
5.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems