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Species Alberada candida - Hodges#5975.3

Laetilia? possibly the elusive Laetilia? possibly the elusive
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Classification
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 Pyralidae (Pyralid Moths)
Subfamily Phycitinae
Tribe Phycitini
No Taxon (Cactus-Feeding Group)
Genus Alberada
Species candida (Alberada candida - Hodges#5975.3)
Hodges Number
5975.3
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Alberada candida Neunzig, 1997
Size
Forewing length = 12-17 mm (1)
Identification
paler than other species in the genus (1)
Range
southern California (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.The Moths of North America north of Mexico. Fascicle 15.4. Pyraloidea, Pyralidae, Phycitinae (part)
H. H. Neunzig. 1997. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.