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Species Synanthedon arizonensis - Hodges#2574

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Sesioidea (Clearwing Moths)
Family Sesiidae (Clearwing Moths)
Subfamily Sesiinae
Tribe Synanthedonini
Genus Synanthedon
Species arizonensis (Synanthedon arizonensis - Hodges#2574)
Hodges Number
2574
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Synanthedon arizonensis (Beutenmüller, 1916)
Gaea arizonensis Beutenmüller, 1916
* phylogenetic sequence #080475
Size
Wingspan: ♂ 24-26 mm, ♀ 26-30 mm. (1)
Range
Range poorly understood. Known only from Arizona, Durango, Colorado and a BugGuide record from Alpine, California. (1), (2), (3)
Type Location: Pinal Mountains, Gila County, Arizona.
Season
Most records of adults are June. (1)
Print References
Beutenmüller, W. 1916. Description of a new Sesiid. The Canadian Entomologist 48(11): 372
Engelhardt, G.P. 1946. The North American Clear-wing Moths of the family Aegeriidae. United States National Museum Bulletin 190: 39-40, pl.19, f.107 (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.The North American Clear-wing Moths of the family Aegeriidae.
George P. Engelhardt. 1946. United States National Museum Bulletin 190: 1-222, pl.1-32.
2.Unknown Clearwing from CA
3.North American Moth Photographers Group