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Species Tornos cinctarius - Hodges#6485

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Geometroidea (Geometrid and Swallowtail Moths)
Family Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Subfamily Ennominae
Tribe Boarmiini
Genus Tornos
Species cinctarius (Tornos cinctarius - Hodges#6485)
Hodges Number
6485
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tornos cinctarius Hulst, 1887
Tornos rubiginosarius var. cinctarius Hulst, 1887
Size
Wingspan: ♂ 22-28 mm, ♀ 24-29 mm. (1)
Identification
ventral, ostium sclerotized plate extends laterally with a pair of outward pointing projections on the posterior margins; bursae very long and slender; no signum
Range
South Texas, Florida to North Carolina. (2), (1)
Print References
Hulst, G.D., 1887. New species of Geometridae, No. 3. Entomologica Americana 2(10): 192 (3)
Rindge, F.H., 1954. A Revision of the genus Tornos Morrison Lepidoptera: Geometridae. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 104(2): 217; figs. 16, 13. (1)
Works Cited
1.A Revision of the genus Tornos (Morrison) Lepidoptera, Geometridae
Frederick H. Rindge. 1954. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 104(2): 1-39.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group
3.New species of Geometridae, No. 3.
George D. Hulst. 1887. Entomologica Americana 2(10): 185-192; (cont.) Entomologica Americana 2(11): 210-212.
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems