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Species Synanthedon arkansasensis - Arkansas Clearwing - Hodges#2575

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Sesioidea (Clearwing Moths)
Family Sesiidae (Clearwing Moths)
Subfamily Sesiinae
Tribe Synanthedonini
Genus Synanthedon
Species arkansasensis (Arkansas Clearwing - Hodges#2575)
Hodges Number
2575
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Synanthedon arkansasensis Duckworth & Eichlin, 1973 (1)
Numbers
There are 42 named species of the genus Synanthedon in America north of Mexico. (2)
Size
Duckworth & Eichlin (1973) reported the forewing length. (1)
♂ 7-9 mm.
♀ 7-10 mm
Range
Southeastern U.S. to Texas. (3), (2)
Holotype from Devil's Den State Park, Washington County, Arkansas.
Remarks
Unlike most Sesiidae this species is attracted to lights. (1)
Print References
Brown, L.N. & R.F. Mizell III 1993. The Clearwing Borers of Florida (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae). Tropical Lepidoptera 4(4): 1-21 (PDF)
Duckworth, W.D. & T.D. Eichlin. 1973. New speces of clearwing moths (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae) from North America. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 75(2): 154. (1)
Works Cited
1.New species of Clearwing Moths (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae) from North America.
W. Donald Duckworth & Thomas D. Eichlin. 1973. Proceedings of the Washington Entomological Society 75(2): 150-159.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group
3.The Clearwing Borers of Florida (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae).
Larry N. Brown & Russel F. Mizell, III. 1993. Tropical Lepidoptera 4(4): 1-21.
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
5.Butterflies of North America