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Species Taygete decemmaculella - Hodges#1844

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Autostichidae
Subfamily Symmocinae
Genus Taygete
Species decemmaculella (Taygete decemmaculella - Hodges#1844)
Hodges Number
1844
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Taygete decemmaculella (Chambers, 1872)
Gelechia 10 maculella Chambers, 1872
Gelechia decemmaculella
Gelechia bicostomaculella Chambers, 1877
Oecophora thoracella Walsingham, 1888
Epithectis osteosema Meyrick, 1929
* phylogenetic sequence #053350
Size
Wingspan about 15 mm (Chambers, 1875).
Print References
Chambers, V.T. 1875. Teneina of Colorado. Cincinnati Quarterly Journal of Science 2(4): 290
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