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Species Loxostegopsis curialis - Hodges#5119

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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 Crambidae (Crambid Snout Moths)
Subfamily Spilomelinae
Genus Loxostegopsis
Species curialis (Loxostegopsis curialis - Hodges#5119)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Loxostegopsis curialis Barnes & McDunnough, 1918
Wingspan 20-25 mm(1).
UT, CA, AZ, NM, TX, and NV
Type locality: Eureka, UT
See Also
Superficially similar to L. merrickalis but L. curialis is a much larger moth with paler ground color of the wings.
Print References
Barnes, W.M. & J.H. McDunnough. 1918. Notes and new species. Contributions to the Natural History of the Lepidoptera of North America 4(2): 166. (1)