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Species Neoheliodines arizonense - Hodges#2502.3

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Yponomeutoidea (Ermine Moths and kin)
Family Heliodinidae (Sun Moths)
Genus Neoheliodines
Species arizonense (Neoheliodines arizonense - Hodges#2502.3)
Hodges Number
2502.3
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Author: Hsu, 2004
Size
forewing length 3.9 - 5.6 mm (1)
Identification
Adults - description available online (1)
Range
Arizona and possibly New Mexico (1)
Season
adults fly late July through September in southern Arizona (1)
Food
larval host is Mirabilis longiflora (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Phylogenetic Relationships within Heliodinidae and Systematics of Moths Formerly Assigned to Heliodines Stainton
Yu-Feng Hsu & Jerry A. Powell. 2004. University of California Publications in Entomology 124.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group