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Species Eurrhyparodes splendens - Hodges#5122.1

Moth - Eurrhyparodes splendens
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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 Eurrhyparodes
Species splendens (Eurrhyparodes splendens - Hodges#5122.1 )
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eurrhyparodes splendens Druce, 1895
There are two named species of the genus Eurrhyparodes in America north of Mexico. (1), (2)
Druce (1895) reported a wingspan of 19 mm.
Druce (1895) original description is available online in the print references.
Southern Texas, Mexico to Guatemala. (3)
Arizona, Santa Cruz County record by Charles W. Bordelon, (Texas Lepidoptera Survey) collected on 2 September 2006.
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
Records for July, September and December. (1)
Larval host unknown.
Print References
Druce, H., 1895. Biologia Centrali-Americana: Insecta. Lepidoptera: Heterocera. 2: 271.
Works Cited
1.North American Moth Photographers Group
2.Check list of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico.
Hodges, et al. (editors). 1983. E. W. Classey, London. 284 pp.
3.Report on the Lepidoptera of the Smithsonian Biological Survey of the Panama Canal Zone
Harrison Gray Dyar. 1914. Proceeding of the United States National Museum, 47(2050): 139-350.
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems