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Species Aglossa electalis - Hodges#5513

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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 Pyralidae (Pyralid Moths)
Subfamily Pyralinae
Genus Aglossa
Species electalis (Aglossa electalis - Hodges#5513)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aglossa electalis (Hulst, 1886)
Pyralis electalis Hulst, [1809]
Hulst (1886) reported the wingspan 25 mm.
Southern California and Arizona. (1)
Print References
Hulst, G., 1886. Descriptions of new Pyralidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society. 13: 146. (2)