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Species Zenodoxus mexicanus - Hodges#2517

Zenodoxus mexicanus Beutenmuller - Zenodoxus mexicanus Zenodoxus mexicanus Beutenmuller - Zenodoxus mexicanus Euhagena emphytiformis? - Zenodoxus mexicanus - female Euhagena emphytiformis? - Zenodoxus mexicanus - female Euhagena emphytiformis? - Zenodoxus mexicanus - female
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Cossoidea (Carpenter and Clearwing Moths)
Family Sesiidae (Clearwing Moths)
Subfamily Tinthiinae
Tribe Tinthiini
Genus Zenodoxus
Species mexicanus (Zenodoxus mexicanus - Hodges#2517)
Hodges Number
2517
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Zenodoxus mexicanus Beutenm├╝ller, 1897
Paranthrene mexicanus
* phylogenetic sequence #078900
Explanation of Names
The name mexicanus is for the type location of New Mexico.
Size
Wingspan 12 mm. (1)
Range
Described from a single specimen from New Mexico with no new records for at least the next 50 years. Limited records at BugGuide and the MPG from west Texas, Colorado, and southern Arizona. (2), (3)
Print References
Beutenm├╝ller, W. 1901. Monograph of the Sesiidae of America, north of Mexico. Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History 1(6): 316
Eichlin, T.D. 1992. Clearwing Moths of Baja California, Mexico (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae). Tropical Lepidoptera 3(2): 135-150 (PDF) (4)
Engelhardt, G.P. 1946. The North American Clear-wing Moths of the family Aegeriidae. United States National Museum Bulletin 190: 200-201 (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.The North American Clear-wing Moths of the family Aegeriidae.
George P. Engelhardt. 1946. United States National Museum Bulletin 190: 1-222, pl.1-32.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group
3.Zenodoxus mexicanus Beutenmuller
4.Clearwing Moths of Baja California, Mexico (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae).
Thomas D. Eichlin. 1992. Tropical Lepidoptera 3(2): 135-150.