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Species Salobrena sincera - Hodges#5559

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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 Chrysauginae
Genus Salobrena
Species sincera (Salobrena sincera - Hodges#5559)
Hodges Number
5559
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Oectoperia sincera Zeller, 1875 [Type locality, Dallas, TX]
Numbers
Three spp. in genus.
Identification
Species page created based on this image determined by Ed Knudson, Texas Lepidoptera Survey, Houston:
Range
Common and widely distributed species in southwestern Texas, from San Antonio south to Brownsville west to the trans-Pecos region (Blanchard & Knudson 1985)
See Also
5560.1 – Salobrena vacuana - Moth Photo Group
Print References
Blanchard, A. & E.C. Knudson. 1985. New U.S. records and other interesting moths from Texas. J. Lepid. Soc. 39(1): 1-8.