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Species Hypsopygia new-species-two - Hypsopygia newspecies - Hodges#5533.86

Moth - Hypsopygia new-species-two Unknown moth from Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas - Hypsopygia new-species-two Moth - Hypsopygia new-species-two Hypsopygia new-species-two Hypsopygia sp. - Hypsopygia new-species-two 'Rickard's' Hypsopygia - Hypsopygia new-species-two Hypsopygia new-species-two Hypsopygia new-species-two
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Classification
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 Pyralinae
Tribe Pyralini
Genus Hypsopygia
Species new-species-two (Hypsopygia newspecies - Hodges#5533.86)
Hodges Number
5533.86
Identification
"This I [is] the nicest specimen I have seen of a moth first discovered by Mike Rickard in 2015 [2012] at Santa Ana NWR.
It is a species of Hypsopygia according to Alma Solis probably undescribed.” - Ed Knudson, pers. comm., 2018.
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Range
Lower Rio Grande Valley, TX.
Internet References
BIN: BOLD:ADB0139) Barcode of Life (BOLD (2)