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Species Heliades huachucalis - Hodges#5574.1

Heliades mulleolella - Heliades huachucalis
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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 Chrysauginae
Genus Heliades
Species huachucalis (Heliades huachucalis - Hodges#5574.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Heliades huachucalis (Haimbach, 1915)
Pyrausta huachucalis Haimbach, 1915
Explanation of Names
Heliades huachucalis (Haimbach, 1915) is formally elevated from synonymy of Heliades mulleolella. (1)
Type locality: AZ
See Also
Heliades lindae has white transverse lines not marginated with fuscous. (1)
Heliades mulleolella is an eastern species apparently not found west of Texas.
Print References
Solis, M.A., E.D. Cashatt, B.C. Scholtens, 2013. New North American Chrysauginae (Pyralidae) described by E.D. Cashatt. ZooKeys, 344: 55-71.
Works Cited
1.New North American Chrysauginae (Pyralidae) described by E.D. Cashatt
M. Alma Solis, Everett D. Cashatt, Brian G. Scholtens. 2013. ZooKeys, 344: 55–71.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group
3.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems