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Species Anania labeculalis - Hodges#4959

Moth - Anania labeculalis Crambid at rest area - Anania labeculalis Moth, dorsal - Anania labeculalis Anania labeculalis Anania labeculalis Anania labeculalis Anania labeculalis Arizona Moth - Anania labeculalis
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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
Genus Anania
Species labeculalis (Anania labeculalis - Hodges#4959)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Anania labeculalis (Hulst, 1886)
Botis labeculalis Hulst, 1886 (152)
Loxostege labeculalis (Hulst, 1886)
Phylogenetic sequence # 148750
There are 8 named species of Anania in America north of Mexico. (1)
Wingspan averages 17-20 mm. (Hulst), (1)
Original description is online as Botis labeculalis (Hulst). (link below)
Determined by Bob Patterson.
Arizona to western Texas. (1)
See Also
Compare to related species on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Hulst, G.D. 1886. Descriptions of new Pyralidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society and Proceedings of the Entomological Section of the Academy of Natural Sciences. (152)
Munroe, E., 1976. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 13.2a, p. 38; pl. 1.42-43.(2)
Works Cited
1.North American Moth Photographers Group
2.The Moths of America North of Mexico - Fascicle 13.2a - Pyralidae: Pyraustinae
Eugene Munroe. 1976. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.