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Species Herpetogramma aquilonalis - Hodges#5277.1

Herpetogramma thestealis - Herpetogramma aquilonalis Herpetogramma thestealis - Herpetogramma aquilonalis Unknown Butterfly - Herpetogramma aquilonalis Herpetogramma aquilonalis? - Herpetogramma aquilonalis Herpetogramma - Herpetogramma aquilonalis Herpetogramma - Herpetogramma aquilonalis Lépidoptère, famille Crambidae  - Herpetogramma aquilonalis Unknown Moth - Herpetogramma aquilonalis
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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
Tribe Herpetogrammatini
Genus Herpetogramma
Species aquilonalis (Herpetogramma aquilonalis - Hodges#5277.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Herpetogramma aquilonalis Handfield & Handfield, 2021 (1)
wingspan = 23-27 mm (1)
From the key to Canadian species of Herpetogramma - Terminal line of hindwing barely marked, usually represented by dark dots on wing veins. (1)

Canada: NL to BC; USA: WA south to northern CA (west), NY to GA (east).
Holotype: Canada: Québec: Rougemont, montagne.
See Also
Herpetogramma thestealis is now considered restricted to eastern North America. The branch of BIN BOLD:AAA2323 with specimens from the Pacific Northwest refers to Herpetogramma aquilonalis (1).
Works Cited
1.A revision of the Canadian species of the Genus Herpetogramma Lederer, 1863...
Handfield, L. & D. Handfield. 2021. Bonn Zoological Bulletin, 70 (1): 173-199.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group