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Species Synanthedon refulgens - Red-Lined Clearwing - Hodges#2566

Clearwing- Synanthedon refulgens (Hy. Edwards) - Synanthedon refulgens - male
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Sesioidea (Clearwing Moths)
Family Sesiidae (Clearwing Moths)
Subfamily Sesiinae
Tribe Synanthedonini
Genus Synanthedon
Species refulgens (Red-Lined Clearwing - Hodges#2566)
Hodges Number
2566
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Synanthedon refulgens (Hy. Edwards, 1881)
Aegeria refulgens Hy. Edwards, 1881
Sesia refulgens
* phylogenetic sequence #080275
Explanation of Names
Refulgens is Latin for "shining black."
Size
Wingspan 20-24 mm. (1)
Range
Eastern half of the United States. (2)
Remarks
Meyer & Cranshaw caught them on (E,Z)-2,13-ODDA/(Z,Z)-3,13-ODDA blended pheromone lures (Meyer & Cranshaw, 1994). (2)
Print References
Beuttenmüller, W. 1901. Monograph of the Sesiidae of America, north of Mexico. Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History 1(6): 283-284, pl.32, f.21 (3)
Brown, L.N. & R.F. Mizell, III 1993. The Clearwing Borers of Florida (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae). Tropical Lepidoptera 4(4): 1-21 (PDF) (2)
Edwards, Hy. 1881. New Genera and new species of the family Aegeridae. Papilio 1(10): 199
Engelhardt, G.P. 1946. The North American Clear-wing Moths of the family Aegeriidae. United States National Museum Bulletin 190: 120 (1)
Meyer, W.L. & W.S Cranshaw 1994. Capture of Clearwing Borers (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae) with three synthetic attractants in Colorado. Southwestern Entomologist 19(1): 71-76 (PDF)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.The North American Clear-wing Moths of the family Aegeriidae.
George P. Engelhardt. 1946. United States National Museum Bulletin 190: 1-222, pl.1-32.
2.The Clearwing Borers of Florida (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae).
Larry N. Brown & Russel F. Mizell, III. 1993. Tropical Lepidoptera 4(4): 1-21.
3.Monograph of the Sesiidae of America, north of Mexico.
William Beutenmüller. 1901. Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History 1(6): 218-352, pl.29-36.