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Species Aglossa cacamica - Hodges#5514

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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 Pyralinae
Genus Aglossa
Species cacamica (Aglossa cacamica - Hodges#5514)
Hodges Number
5514
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aglossa cacamica (Dyar, 1913)
Aglossa cacamica Solis & Shaffer, 1999
Pyralis cacamica Dyar, 1913
Size
Forewing length: 9.5-12.5 mm.(1)
Wingspan: is 22–34 mm (2)
Identification
DNA supported specimen
Range
Southern Oregon to Utah and southern California. also found in northern Arizona.(1)
Season
Adults are normally found from June to September.(1)
Food
Larvae may be associated with vegetative detritus in rodent nests.(1)
See Also
Aglossa cuprina

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Achyra rantalis
Print References
Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, Moths of Western North America, Pl. 24.48m; p. 184.(1)
Internet References
BOLD Systems - images of DNA supported specimens (3)
Wikipedia - brief description (2)