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Species Neodactylota snellenella - Hodges#1909

Arizona Moth - Neodactylota snellenella Arizona Moth - Neodactylota snellenella Arizona Moth - Neodactylota snellenella Neodactylota snellenella 1909? - Neodactylota snellenella Neodactylota snellenella 1909? - Neodactylota snellenella
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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 Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths)
Subfamily Gelechiinae
Tribe Gelechiini
Genus Neodactylota
Species snellenella (Neodactylota snellenella - Hodges#1909)
Hodges Number
1909
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Neodactylota snellenella (Walsingham, 1888) (1)
Dactylota snellenella Walsingham, 1888 (2)
Size
Powell & Opler (2009) listed the forewing length 7-8.5 mm.(3)
Identification
Original and revised descriptions are online in the print references. (1) (2) (4)
Range
Southern Arizona; Western Texas.(3)
Print References
Busck, A., 1903. A revision of the American moths of the family Gelechiidae, with descriptions of new species. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 25: 836.(2)
Hodges, R. W. 1966. Revision of Nearctic Gelechiidae. 1. The Lita group (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea). Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 119 (3547): 42; figs. 38, 93, 95, 155, 215, 216.(1)
Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, pl. 8.19; p. 90. (3)
Walsingham, L. 1888. Steps towards a revision of Chamber's Index with notes and descriptions of new species. Insect Life, 1:84.(4)
Works Cited
1.Revision of Nearctic Gelechiidae. 1. The Lita group (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea)
R. W. . Hodges. 1966. Proceedings of The United States National Museum 119: 1-66.
2.A revision of the American moths of the family Gelechiidae, with descriptions of new species
August Busck. 1903. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 25: 767-938.
3.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
4.Steps towards a revision of Chambers' index, with notes and descriptions of new species. (continuing series vol. 1)
Lord Walsingham. 1888. Insect Life 1(3-5,8-9): 81-84, 113-117, 145-150, 254-258, 287-291.
5.North American Moth Photographers Group
6.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems