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Species Loxostege typhonalis - Hodges#5001

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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 Crambidae (Crambid Snout Moths)
Subfamily Pyraustinae
Genus Loxostege
Species typhonalis (Loxostege typhonalis - Hodges#5001)
Hodges Number
5001
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Loxostege typhonalis Barnes & McDunnough, 1914
Numbers
There are 25 species of Salebriaria in America north of Mexico. (1), (2)
Size
Wingspan 18-20 mm. (Barnes & McDunnough)
Identification
The original description is available online in the print references below.
Range
Arizona, New Mexico.
Holotype collected in USA: Arizona, Redington, Santa Catalina Mts.
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
Season
Adults are most common from July to September.
See Also
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Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographer Group.
Print References
Munroe, 1976. The Moths of America North of Mexico: Fascicle 13.2 (part A), Pyraloidea; Pyralidae. p. 63; pl. 3.7-8.(3)