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Species Loxostege typhonalis - Hodges#5001

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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
Tribe Pyraustini
Genus Loxostege
Species typhonalis (Loxostege typhonalis - Hodges#5001)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Loxostege typhonalis Barnes & McDunnough, 1914
There are 25 species of Salebriaria in America north of Mexico. (1), (2)
Wingspan 18-20 mm. (Barnes & McDunnough)
The original description is available online in the print references below.
Arizona, New Mexico.
Holotype collected in USA: Arizona, Redington, Santa Catalina Mts.
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
Adults are most common from July to September.
See Also
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)