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Species Evergestis vinctalis - Hodges#4906

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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 Glaphyriinae
Genus Evergestis
Species vinctalis (Evergestis vinctalis - Hodges#4906)
Hodges Number
4906
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Evergestis vinctalis Barnes & McDunnough, 1914
Evergestis vinctalis muricoloralis, Munroe, 1974
Numbers
One of nineteen species listed for North America north of Mexico.
Size
Wingspan 26 mm (Barnes & McDunnough, 1914).
Range
A western species first described from Colorado. BugGuide records from Arizona, New Mexico, and Colorado; BOLD records add Texas, Wyoming, and Canada.
Print References
Barnes, W. & J. H. McDunnough 1914. Some new North American Pyraustinae. Cont. Nat. Hist. Lep. N. Am. 2(6): 231, pl.2, f.8
Hodges, R. W. (ed.) 1983. Check List of the Lepidoptera of America North of Mexico.
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group - species page with photographs of living and pinned adults.
Moth Photographers Group - photograph of pinned adult and related species for comparison.
BOLD - Barcode of Life Data Systems - species account with photographs of pinned adults and DNA sequence