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Species Zanclognatha theralis - Hodges#8341

Zanclognatha theralis Unidentified Moth-140709-02 - Zanclognatha theralis litter moth - Zanclognatha theralis - female Zanclognatha theralis 8341 – Zanclognatha theralis - Zanclognatha theralis - male Zanclognatha theralis - male Zanclognatha theralis Zanclognatha theralis
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Erebidae
Subfamily Herminiinae (Litter Moths)
Genus Zanclognatha
No Taxon (theralis complex)
Species theralis (Zanclognatha theralis - Hodges#8341)
Hodges Number
8341
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Part of Zanclognatha gypsalis-theralis-deceptricalis-inconspiculis complex.(1)
Includes as synonyms: Zanclognatha deceptricalis, Zanclognatha gypsalis, Zanglognatha inconspicualis
Identification
Larvae: See key (1)
Food
Larvae known to feed in Usnea lichens.(1)
Remarks
This species is part of the Zanclognatha gypsalis-minoralis-theralis complex (1)
Works Cited
1.A new Zanclognatha from eastern North America and a preliminary key to the larvae of the genus...
Wagner, D.L. & T.L. McCabe. 2011. ZooKeys 149: 89-101.