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Species Daulia arizonensis - Hodges#5296

Daulia arizonensis 5296? - Daulia arizonensis 5296 - Daulia arizonensis Daulia arizonensis
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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 Daulia
Species arizonensis (Daulia arizonensis - Hodges#5296)
Hodges Number
5296
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Daulia arizonensis Munroe, 1957 (1)
Numbers
Daulia has two species in America north of Mexico. (2)
Size
Wingspan about 18 mm. (2)
Identification
The original description of Daulia arizonensis Munroe, is available online in the print references below. (1)
Range
Southern Arizona to western Texas. (3), (2), (4), (1)
Mexico to Argentina. (1)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
Season
Blanchard, A., & E.C. Knudson reported adults during March, May, September to November in western Texas. (4)
Food
Unknown.
See Also
Daulia magdalena which is found in eastern states.

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Compare to related species on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group
Print References
Blanchard, A., & E.C. Knudson. 1985. New U.S. records and other interesting moths from Texas. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 39(1): p. 6, fig. 22). (4)
Munroe, E. 1957. North American components of the genus Diasemia of authors (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). The Canadian Entomologist 89(4): 164. (1)
Works Cited
1.North American components of the genus Diasemia of authors (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae)
Eugene Munroe. 1957. The Canadian Entomologist 89(4): 164-170.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group
3.Moths of Southeast Arizona
4.New U.S. records and other interesting moths from Texas
André Blanchard, Edward C. Knudson. 1985. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 39(1): 1-8.