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Species Achalarus casica - Desert Cloudywing - Hodges#3905

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Papilionoidea (Butterflies and Skippers)
Family Hesperiidae (Skippers)
Subfamily Eudaminae (Dicot Skippers)
Genus Achalarus
Species casica (Desert Cloudywing - Hodges#3905)
Hodges Number
3905
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Achalarus casica (Herrich-Schäffer, 1869)
Range
Guatemala to northern Mexico, with strays north to west TX, southwest NM, and southeastern AZ
Habitat
Pinyon-juniper woodland, desert grassland, canyons, streamsides, river bottoms, washes
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