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Genus Walshia

A Micro Moth - Walshia Hodges#1615 - Walshia moth cradled in Pygmy Sunflower leaf - Walshia Arizona Moth - Walshia Looks to be Walshia miscecolorella - Walshia Walshia miscecolorella - Walshia Cosmopterigidae, Cosmet Moth, moth genitalia - Walshia amorphella - male Walshia from Amorpha fruticosa - Walshia amorphella
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Cosmopterigidae (Cosmet Moths)
Subfamily Chrysopeleiinae
Genus Walshia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Walshia Clemens, 1860
Print References
Clemens, B. 1860. North American Micro-Lepidoptera. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Philadelphia. 2: 418
Hodges, R.W. 1961. Review of the genus Walshia Clemens with descriptions of new species (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea). Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society. 56:66-80 (1) - species descriptions and key based on genitalia.
Hodges, R.W. 1978. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 6.1, p. 126; pl. 4.60. (2)
Works Cited
1.Review of the genus Walshia Clemens with descriptions of new species (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea)
R.W. Hodges. 1961. Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society, Vol. 56, pp. 66-80.
2.The Moths of North America North of Mexico. Fascicle 6.1, Gelechioidea, Antequerinae, Cosmopteriginae, Chrysopeleiinae.
Hodges, R. W. 1978. London: E. W. Classey Ltd. and The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, 166 pp.