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Genus Arivaca

Arivaca Moth - Arivaca ostreella Moth - Arivaca Moth - Arivaca pimella Moth - Arivaca Arivaca pimella Arivaca pimella  - Arivaca pimella Arivaca pimella  - Arivaca pimella Crambus sp - Arivaca
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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 Phycitinae
Tribe Peoriini
Genus Arivaca
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Arivaca Shaffer, 1968
Explanation of Names
Generic epithet Arivaca is from the community, creek and man-made lake of that name in Pima County, Arizona.
Numbers
7 species in North America. (1)
Range
Southwestern United States.
Print References
Shaffer, J.C. 1968. A Revision of the Peoriinae and Anerastiinae (Auctorum) of America north of Mexico (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 280: 39 (2)
Internet References
presence in Arizona; list of 1 species, A. pimella (Bruce Walsh, Moths of Southeastern Arizona)
presence in California; list of 3 species and 4 specimen records giving dates and locations (U. of California at Berkeley)
Works Cited
1.Annotated check list of the Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera) of America North of Mexico
Scholtens, B.G., Solis, A.M. 2015. ZooKeys 535: 1–136. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.535.6086.
2.A Revision of the Peoriini and Anerastiinae (Auctorum) of America north of Mexico (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae)
Jay C. Shaffer. 1968. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 280: .