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Species Synanthedon fulvipes - Hodges#2563

Synanthedon fulvipes (Harris) - Synanthedon fulvipes - male Sesiidae, Cape Breton Highlands - Synanthedon fulvipes Sesiidae, Cape Breton Highlands - Synanthedon fulvipes Unknown Clearwing Moth  - Synanthedon fulvipes Synanthedon fulvipes Synanthedon fulvipes Synanthedon fulvipes - 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 fulvipes (Synanthedon fulvipes - Hodges#2563)
Hodges Number
2563
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Synanthedon fulvipes (Harris, 1849)
Aegeria fulvipes Harris, 1849
Thamnosphecia fulvipes
Sesia fulvipes
* phylogenetic sequence #080200
Explanation of Names
Fulvipes is Latin for "tawny-legged."
Size
Wingspan: ♂ 23-24 mm, ♀ 18-24 mm. (1)
Range
Across the northeastern United States where birch occurs early in the season (William H. Taft).
See Also
Synanthedon canadensis
Print References
Beutenmüller, W. 1901. Monograph of the Sesiidae of America, north of Mexico. Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History 1(6): 290-291, pl.31, f.28 (2)
Engelhardt, G.P. 1946. The North American Clear-wing Moths of the family Aegeriidae. United States National Museum Bulletin 190: 113-114 (1)
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.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.