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Species Hypopacha grisea - Hodges#7669

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Lasiocampoidea (Tent Caterpillar and Lappet Moths)
Family Lasiocampidae (Tent Caterpillar and Lappet Moths)
Subfamily Macromphaliinae
Genus Hypopacha
Species grisea (Hypopacha grisea - Hodges#7669)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hypopacha grisea (Neumoegen, 1882) (1)
Cnethocampa grisea Neumoegen, 1882 (2)
* phylogenetic sequence #223250
Explanation of Names
Specific name grisea is Latin meaning "gray."
Wingspan about 25-28 mm. (2), (3), (4)
Adult - Neumoegen's original description available in Print References. (2)
Arizona. (3)
Type locality: San Francisco Mountains, Coconino County, Arizona. (2)
Print References
Franclemont, J.G. 1973. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 20.1. Mimallonoidea (Mimallonidae) and Bombycoidea (Apatelodidae, Bombycidae, Lasiocampidae). Fascicle 20.1: p.31, pl.3.17-20 (5)
Holland, W.J. 1915. The Moth Book. Doubleday, Page & Company. p.312 (6)
Neumoegen, B. 1882. Some new beauties from various parts of Arizona. Papilio 2(2): 134 (2)
Works Cited
1.New species and varieties of Bombyces
B. Neumoegen, Harrison G. Dyar. 1893. Journal of The New York Entomological Society 1: 29-35.
2.Some new beauties from various parts of Arizona.
Berthold Neumoegen. 1882. Papilio 2(2): 133-135.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.Moths of Southeast Arizona
5.The Moths of America North of Mexico. Fascicle 20.1. Mimallonoidea (Mimallonidae) and Bombycoidea.....
J. G. Franclemont. 1973. E.W. Classey Ltd. & R.B.D. Publications Inc.
6.The Moth Book
W. J. Holland. 1922. Doubleday, Page & Company.