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Species Donacaula sordidellus - Hodges#5313

Donacaula sordidella - Donacaula sordidellus - male Donacaula sordidella - Donacaula sordidellus - male Donacaula sordidella - Donacaula sordidellus - male Donacaula moth sp.? - Donacaula sordidellus Donacaula sordidella - Donacaula sordidellus - male
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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 Schoenobiinae
Genus Donacaula
No Taxon (sordidellus group)
Species sordidellus (Donacaula sordidellus - Hodges#5313)
Hodges Number
5313
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
original combination Chilo sordidellus Zincken, 1821
* phylogenetic sequence # 158475
Range
from Long Island, NY, and New Jersey south to Florida, west to Texas and north to Nebraska (Martinez, 2010)
Print References
Martínez, Edda Lis (2010) A REVISION OF THE NEW WORLD SPECIES OF DONACAULA MEYRICK AND A PHYLOGENETIC ANALYSIS OF RELATED SCHOENOBIINAE (LEPIDOPTERA: CRAMBIDAE) (PDF download)