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Species Haplochrois bipunctella - Hodges#1465

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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 Elachistidae (Grass Miner Moths)
Subfamily Agonoxeninae (Palm Moths)
Genus Haplochrois
Species bipunctella (Haplochrois bipunctella - Hodges#1465)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Haplochrois bipunctella (Chambers, 1880)
Aetia bipunctella Chambers, 1880
Syn: Tetanocentria bipunctella (Chambers, 1880)
formerly included within Cosmopterigidae
The only named species of Haplochrois in America north of Mexico. (1)
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (2)
Larvae found on Croton capitatus Michx. in the Galápagos Islands. (Landry, 2001)
Mike Quinn
Print References
Landry, B. 2001. A new Agonoxenine moth from the Galápagos Islands (Gelechioidea: Elachistidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 55(2): 59-62.
1885. Les insectes, p. (718)