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Species Rupela sejuncta - Hodges#5312

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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 Crambidae (Crambid Snout Moths)
Subfamily Schoenobiinae
Genus Rupela
Species sejuncta (Rupela sejuncta - Hodges#5312)
Hodges Number
5312
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Rupela sejuncta Heinrich, 1937
Identification
Wings of both sexes shining white
Range
TL: Harris County, TX; paratypes from TX, GA, FL, AL, “Staten Island” (presumably NY); specimen at BOLD additionally from OK; documented on BugGuide from RI
Season
Univoltine on Block Island, RI, with adult records from late June through mid-August.(1)
Print References
Heinrich, 1937: 373. (2)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Block Island Moths
2.Moths of the genus Rupela (Pyralididae: Schoenobiinae)
Carl Heinrich. 1937. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 84 (3019).