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Species Ypsolopha barberella - Hodges#2370

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Yponomeutoidea (Ermine Moths and kin)
Family Ypsolophidae
Genus Ypsolopha
Species barberella (Ypsolopha barberella - Hodges#2370)
Hodges Number
2370
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Ypsolopha barberella (Busck, 1903)
Cerostoma barberella Busck, 1903
Explanation of Names
Named in honor of Herbert Spencer Barber (1882-1950), who collected the first specimens with Eugene Amandus Schwarz (1844-1928).
Size
Wingspan about 19-24 mm. (1), (2)
Forewing length 9-11 mm. (3)
Range
Type locality: Williams, Arizona (Schwarz & Barber).
Remarks
Specimens identified as this species are in two BINs (BOLD:AAB7248, BOLD:AAB7247) along with specimens identified as schwarziella and flavistrigella.
Print References
Busck, A. 1903. Notes on the Cerostoma group of Yponomeutidae, with descriptions of new North American species. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 11(1): 51 (2)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.North American Moth Photographers Group
2.Notes on the Cerostoma group of Yponomeutidae, with descriptions of new North American species
August Busck. 1903. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 11: 45-59.
3.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.