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Species Lygropia plumbicostalis - Hodges#5249

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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
Genus Lygropia
Species plumbicostalis (Lygropia plumbicostalis - Hodges#5249)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lygropia plumbicostalis (Grote, 1871)
Botys plumbicostalis Grote, 1871
AZ, TX, AL, FL (MPG & BG data)
May-Sept (MPG & BG data)
Type Locality: Alabama
Print References
Grote, A. R. 1871: Descriptions of Lepidoptera from Alabama. – The Canadian Entomologist, Ottawa 3: 103.