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Species Pyrausta demantrialis - Hodges#5018

Crambid - Pyrausta demantrialis Moth - Pyrausta demantrialis Hodges#5018 - Pyrausta demantrialis Dark Gray Moth - Pyrausta demantrialis No. 311 Pyrausta demantrialis? - Pyrausta demantrialis Pyrausta demantrialis Arizona Moth - Pyrausta demantrialis US southwest moth - Pyrausta demantrialis
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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 Crambidae (Crambid Snout Moths)
Subfamily Pyraustinae
Genus Pyrausta
Species demantrialis (Pyrausta demantrialis - Hodges#5018)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Blepharomastix demantrialis Druce, 1895
Pyrausta atrisquamalis Dognin, 1905
Collinsonia, per Terry Harrison's comment here.
Type locality: Amula, Guerrero, Mexico
Print References
Druce, 1895. Biol. Centr.-Amer. Ins. Lep. Het. 2: 270