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Species Anemosella viridalis - Hodges#5549

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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 Anemosella
Species viridalis (Anemosella viridalis - Hodges#5549)
Hodges Number
5549
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Anemosella viridalis (Barnes & McDunnough, 1912)
Chalinitis viridalis Barnes & McDunnough, 1912
Balidarcha cuis Dyar, 1914 (399) (1), (2)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet viridalis comes from Latin viridis meaning "green."
Size
Wingspan about 16-20 mm. (3), (4), (1)
Identification
Adult - original description available in Print References.
Range
Southern Arizona and Mexico. (3), (4), (1)
Type location: Palmerlee (12 miles west of Hereford), Cochise County, Arizona. (4)
Print References
Barnes, W. & J.H. McDunnough 1912. Contributions to the natural history of the Lepidoptera of North America 1(5): 35, pl.2, f.8f (4)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Descriptions of new species and genera of Lepidoptera from Mexico
Harrison G. Dyar. 1914. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 47(2054): 365-409.
2.New North American Chrysauginae (Pyralidae) described by E.D. Cashatt
M. Alma Solis, Everett D. Cashatt, Brian G. Scholtens. 2013. ZooKeys, 344: 55–71.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.Contributions to the natural history of the Lepidoptera of North America (Vols. 1-4)
William Barnes and James Halliday McDunnough. 1911. Decatur ILL., The Review Press.