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Species Hellinsia inquinatus - Hodges#6186

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Pterophoroidea (Plume Moths)
Family Pterophoridae (Plume Moths)
Subfamily Pterophorinae
Tribe Pterophorini
Genus Hellinsia
Species inquinatus (Hellinsia inquinatus - Hodges#6186)
Hodges Number
6186
Identification
MJ emailed Dr. Deborah Matthews regarding

Her response cautions us that this is currently a complex of three species:
"For now I would move them to inquinatus and keep the determination as tentative. The three in the "complex" are inquinatus, eros, and pan. At some point I'll take a closer look at these and compare the types and long series of dissections as well as CO1 barcodes. The female genitalia may be more helpful than the males in this case." Dr D. L. Matthews - Jan. 2019
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