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Species Filatima obidenna - Hodges#2158

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths)
Subfamily Gelechiinae
Tribe Gelechiini
Genus Filatima
Species obidenna (Filatima obidenna - Hodges#2158)
Hodges Number
2158
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Filatima obidenna Clarke, 1947
Numbers
There are 57 Filatima species found in America north of Mexico. (1)
Size
Wingspan 17-20 mm.
Identification
The original description of Filatima obidenna Clarke, is available online in the print references below.
Range
Southern Arizona. (1)
Season
There are records of adults for March and June. Very few records are available. (1)
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Clarke, J.F. Gates 1947. Notes on, and new species of, American moths of the genus Filatima Busck (Gelechiidae: Lepidoptera). Journal of the Washington Academy Sciences 37(8): 274
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