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Species Hyalorista taeniolalis - Hodges#5077

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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 Hyalorista
Species taeniolalis (Hyalorista taeniolalis - Hodges#5077)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Rhodaria taeniolalis Guenée, 1854
Explanation of Names
Author: Guenée, 1854
south Florida(1); Texas; southern California
The HOSTS (2) database lists Devil’s-claw (pullback) Pisonia aculeata (Nyctaginaceae) as a caterpillar host plant.
Print References
Guenée, M. A. 1854: Deltoïdes et Pyralites. Pp. 1–448. – In: Boisduval, J. B. A. D. de & M. A. Guenée, Histoire Naturelle des Insectes. Species Général des Lépidoptères. 8: 172.
Munroe, E., 1976. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 13.2b. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation. p. 143; plate 6, fig. 42. (3)
Warren, W. 1892: Descriptions of new genera and species of Pyralidae contained in the British Museum collection. – Annals and Magazine of Natural History, including Zoology, Botany and Geology, London (ser. 6) 9: 172–179, 294–302, 389–397, 429–442.