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Species Xystrologa n-sp - Xystrologa new species #1 – Davis - Hodges#0426.2

Micromoth - Xystrologa n-sp Unknown Clothes Moth - Xystrologa n-sp Clothes Moth - Hodges #426.2 - Xystrologa n-sp Xystrologa acantha  - Xystrologa n-sp ? - Xystrologa n-sp Tineidae, dorsal - Xystrologa n-sp - male Tineid - Xystrologa n-sp Xystrologa n-sp - male
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Tineoidea (Tubeworm, Bagworm, and Clothes Moths)
Family Tineidae (Clothes Moths)
No Taxon (Tineidae "Clade A" Regier et al., 2014)
Genus Xystrologa
Species n-sp (Xystrologa new species #1 – Davis - Hodges#0426.2)
Hodges Number
0426.2
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Xystrologa n. sp. Davis
Numbers
There is one named Xystrologa species in America north of Mexico.
At least 5 species awaiting description.
Identification
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (1)
Remarks
Dr. Davis recently corresponded with Robert Zimlich (10/23/2014), "I now have nearly all of the illustrations done for the N. American paper (~ 6 new species) but I have been busy trying to complete several other papers. As soon as these are done in about a year, I will begin to work on the Xystrologa again as well as a paper on the genus Dryadaula."