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Species Heteropacha rileyana - Riley's Lappet Moth - Hodges#7685

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Lasiocampoidea (Tent Caterpillar and Lappet Moths)
Family Lasiocampidae (Tent Caterpillar and Lappet Moths)
Subfamily Lasiocampinae
Tribe Gastropachini
Genus Heteropacha
Species rileyana (Riley's Lappet Moth - Hodges#7685)
Hodges Number
7685
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Heteropacha rileyana Harvey, 1874
Size
The wingspan is 27–36 mm.
Remarks
This species is considered endangered over parts of its range
Print References
Franclemont, J.G., 1973. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 20.1. E.W. Classey Ltd. & R.B.D. Publications Inc. p. 53; pl. 5.1, 11.14-16. (2)