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Species Dichomeris vindex - Hodges#2302.1

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths)
Subfamily Dichomeridinae
Genus Dichomeris
Species vindex (Dichomeris vindex - Hodges#2302.1)
Hodges Number
2302.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dichomeris vindex Hodges, 1986
* phylogenetic sequence #071225
Explanation of Names
Specific name vindex is Latin meaning "a defender." (1)
Range
Records from Manitoba to New Brunswick, south to Florida, west to Louisiana and Oklahoma. (2), (3), (4), (5)
Holotype ♂ collected in Putnam County, Illinois (18 May 1967). (6)
Print References
Hodges, R. W., 1986. MONA Fascicle 7.1, p. 83; pl. 2.9-10.