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Species Diathrausta harlequinalis - Hodges#5175

5175  – Diathrausta harlequinalis - Diathrausta harlequinalis Diathrausta sp. - Diathrausta harlequinalis Hodege #5174 – Diathrausta reconditalis – Recondite Webworm Moth - Diathrausta harlequinalis Harlequin Webworm Moth - Diathrausta harlequinalis Moth ID? - Diathrausta harlequinalis Diathrausta harlequinalis Diathrausta harlequinalis  - Diathrausta harlequinalis Diathrausta harlequinalis
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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 Spilomelinae
Genus Diathrausta
Species harlequinalis (Diathrausta harlequinalis - Hodges#5175)
Hodges Number
5175
Identification
Diathrausta harlequinalis and D. reconditalis can not be distinguished reliably from photos.
Remarks
Type locality: Mexico: Tehuacan
Print References
Dyar, H. G. 1913: A Note on Diathrausta nerinalis Walker. – Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus, Washington 1 (8): 100.
Munroe, E. G. 1956 e: The North American species of Diathrausta Lederer (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). – The Canadian Entomologist, Ottawa 88 (10): 580.