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Species Friseria acaciella - Hodges#1914

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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 Friseria
Species acaciella (Friseria acaciella - Hodges#1914 )
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Friseria acaciella (Busck, 1906)
Friseria acaciella (Busck, 1906)
4 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Texas, Mexico
Common and distinctive species in south Texas (2)
TX: Concan, Uvalde Co.; Dolan Falls, Val Verde Co.; Brackenridge Field Lab, Travis Co. (3) Stengl Bio Station, Bastrop Co.
March, October (3)
Type Locality: Brownsville, Cameron Co., TX
Date: June 1904
Collector: H.S. Barber
Print References
Busck,1906: 722. (4)
Hodges, 1966: 722; pl. 7, figs. 52, 53 (spread specimens); pl. 17, figs. 114, 118; pl. 18, fig. 125 (♂ gen.); pl. 25, fig. 165 (♀ gen.). (5)
Works Cited
1.Check list of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico.
Hodges, et al. (editors). 1983. E. W. Classey, London. 284 pp.
2.Illustrated Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas, Vol. 3C: Micro-Moths and Geometroids
Ed Knudson & Charles Bordelon. 2008. Texas Lepidoptera Survey, Houston. 30 pp., 18 plates.
3.Illustrated Checklist of Lepidoptera from the Texas Hill Country and Adjacent Areas, Pub. 8
Ed Knudson & Charles Bordelon. 2001. Texas Lepidoptera Survey, Houston. 37 pp., 10 color plates.
4.Tineid moths from southern Texas, with descriptions of new species
August Busck. 1906. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 30: 721-736.
5.Revision of Nearctic Gelechiidae. 1. The Lita group (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea)
R. W. . Hodges. 1966. Proceedings of The United States National Museum 119: 1-66.
6.North American Moth Photographers Group
7.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems