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Species Dysodia granulata - Hodges#6079

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Thyridoidea (Window-winged Moths)
Family Thyrididae (Window-winged Moths)
Subfamily Thyridinae
Genus Dysodia
Species granulata (Dysodia granulata - Hodges#6079)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dysodia granulata (Neumoegen, 1883)
Platythyris granulata Neumoegen 1883
Phylogenetic sequence # 181525
TL: Ft. Huachuca, AZ
The main flight period appears to be April to August.(1)
Found on Chihuahuan brickellbush (Brickellia floribunda) - Charles Melton
Life Cycle
Larva; larva in leaf shelter; adult
See Also
Dysodia oculatana, which is found in the southeastern United States and not in Texas according to Dr. Alma Solis
Print References
Neumoegen, B., 1883. Descriptions of interesting new species of Heterocera from all parts of our continent. Papilio, 3: 137.
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press, p. 167, pl. 21, fig. 24.(2)