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Species Tebenna piperella - Hodges#2646

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Choreutoidea (Metalmark Moths)
Family Choreutidae (Metalmark Moths)
Subfamily Choreutinae
Genus Tebenna
Species piperella (Tebenna piperella - Hodges#2646)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tebenna piperella (Busck, 1904)
Choreutis piperella Busck, 1904
Canada: BC. USA: WA, OR, ID, WY, UT (Heppner 2023).
Type locality: Pullman, [Whitman Co.], Washington.
Print References
Busck, A., 1904. Tineid moths from British Columbia, with decriptions of new species. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 27: 749.
Heppner, 2023, Lepid. Novae, 15(3-4): 137; fig. 33, 35-36, 39, F6, M6. (1)