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Species Dichomeris glenni - Hodges#2278

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths)
Subfamily Dichomeridinae
Genus Dichomeris
Species glenni (Dichomeris glenni - Hodges#2278)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dichomeris glenni Clarke, 1947
* phylogenetic sequence #069900
Explanation of Names
Named in honor of Murray O. Glenn, who supplied most of the type series and for his many contributions to the knowledge of North American Microlepidoptera.
Wingspan 16-22 mm (Clarke, 1947).
Scattered records from the eastern half of the United States and southeastern Canada. (1)
Type locality: Putnam County, Illinois. (2)
Print References
Clarke, J.F. Gates 1947. A new Dichomeris from Eastern United States (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 49(7): 188-189
Hodges, R.W. 1986. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 7.1, p.112; pl.3.17 (3)
Internet References