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Genus Rifseria

1918  Rifseria fuscotaeniaella ??? - Rifseria fuscotaeniaella 1918  Rifseria fuscotaeniaella ??? - Rifseria fuscotaeniaella Moth - Rifseria fuscotaeniaella Rifseria fuscotaeniaella? - Rifseria fuscotaeniaella Moth - Rifseria fuscotaeniaella A small white moth with a brown band - Rifseria fuscotaeniaella Arizona Moth - Rifseria fuscotaeniaella Rifseria fuscotaeniaella
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths)
Subfamily Gelechiinae
Tribe Gelechiini
Genus Rifseria
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Rifseria Hodges, 1966
Explanation of Names
Rifseria is from Friseria, the name of a closely related genus (it's an anagram- that is, the letters are rearranged)
Numbers
1 species in North America
Range
California to British Columbia, east to Oklahoma, Wisconsin, and Manitoba
Season
adults fly from March to November in the south; June to September in the north
Print References
Hodges, R. W. 1966. Revision of Nearctic Gelechiidae, I. The lita group (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidae). Proc. USNM 119(3547): 62
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