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Species Fania connecta - Fania connectus - Hodges#2678

Fania connecta - Hodges # 2678  - Fania connecta - female
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Cossoidea (Carpenter and Leopard Moths)
Family Cossidae (Carpenter and Leopard Moths)
Subfamily Cossinae
Genus Fania
Species connecta (Fania connectus - Hodges#2678)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Fania connectus (Barnes and McDunnough 1916)
Acossus connectus Barnes and McDunnough 1916
Phylogenetic sequence # 083600
c. to s. TX (1),(MPG)
April to May. Fall flight also.
Page created based on identification of this image by Charles Bordelon, Texas Lepidoptera Survey.
Print References
Barnes, W. & J.H. McDunnough, 1916. New Species and Varieties of North American Lepidoptera. Contributions to the natural history of the Lepidoptera of North America. 3(1): 34.
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Illustrated Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas, Vol. 2B: Macro-Moths
Ed Knudson & Charles Bordelon. 2004. Texas Lepidoptera Survey, Houston. xiv + 59 pp. 20 plates.