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Species Echinocereta strigalis - Hodges#5991

unknown - Echinocereta strigalis
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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 Echinocereta
Species strigalis (Echinocereta strigalis - Hodges#5991)
Hodges Number
5991
Size
forewing length 15-19.5 mm (1)
Range
southern California, Arizona, Utah, southern Texas (1)
Season
March to October (1)
See Also
Eremberga leuconips has the black longitudinal line along the lower vein of the cell much more strongly developed than the other lines. (1)
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.