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Species Peoria longipalpella - Long-palps Peoria - Hodges#6042

Long-palps Peoria Moth - Peoria longipalpella Peoria longipalpella Long-palps Peoria Moth - Peoria longipalpella Peoria longipalpella Peoria - Peoria longipalpella Peoria longipalpella – Long-palps Peoria Moth - Peoria longipalpella #6042 - Peoria longipalpella? - Peoria longipalpella Brown white moth - Peoria longipalpella
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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 Peoria
Species longipalpella (Long-palps Peoria - Hodges#6042)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Peoria longipalpella – (Ragonot, 1887)
* phylogenetic sequence #180475
wingspan about 22 mm
Adult: forewing brownish-gray with dark diffuse diagonal markings in AM and PM areas; AM marking angles slightly toward base from inner margin to costa, whereas PM marking angles slightly toward apex from inner margin to costa; upper median area paler than remainder of wing; hindwing pale brownish-gray; palps long, straight, projecting forward from head
See Also
other species in tribe Peoriini lack dark diagonal markings on forewing

Atascosa glareosella is similar but tends to be more reddish.
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group - range map, photos of living and pinned adults.
BOLD - Barcode of Life Data Systems - species account with collection map and photos of pinned adults.