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Species Synclera jarbusalis - Hodges#5196

5196 - Synclera jarbusalis - Synclera jarbusalis
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Pyraloidea (Pyralid and Crambid Snout Moths)
Family Crambidae (Crambid Snout Moths)
Subfamily Spilomelinae
Genus Synclera
Species jarbusalis (Synclera jarbusalis - Hodges#5196)
Hodges Number
5196
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Synclera jarbusalis (Walker, 1859)
Zebronia cottalis Walker, 1859
* phylogenetic sequence # 155300
Numbers
The only species in the genus found in America north of Mexico.
Identification
Page created for photo identified by Bob Patterson.
Range
Florida, Puerto Rico, Jamaica, and Costa Rica.
The species is likely encountered from coastal Alabama to southern Georgia with records from all of northern Florida.
See Also
Blepharomastix rehamalis found in Texas and Arizona (possibly Florida)
Print References
Walker, F. 1859 b: Pyralides. – List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum, London 17: 352.
Walker, F. 1859 d: Pyralides. – List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum, London 19: 964-65.
Internet References
Biscayne National Park, Florida - documented in the park.
lepbarcoding.org - species account with collection map and photos of pinned adults.
Moth Photographers Group - photo of pinned Synclera jarbusalis and related species for comparison.