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Species Salebriaria fasciata - Hodges#5775.1

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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 Pyralidae (Pyralid Moths)
Subfamily Phycitinae
Tribe Phycitini
No Taxon (Nephopteryx Series)
No Taxon (Salebriaria Group)
Genus Salebriaria
Species fasciata (Salebriaria fasciata - Hodges#5775.1 )
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Salebriaria fasciata Neunzig, 1988 (1)
There are more than 25 species of the genus Salebriaria in America north of Mexico. (2), (3)
Wingspan is about 22 mm.
Heppner (2003) reported the range to include South Carolina to Florida(4) to Texas. (5)
Local checklists and the Moth Photographers Group map expand the range to include Maryland, Michigan, Iowa, and Oklahoma. (6), (7), (3)
Moth Photographers Group - large range map with collection dates.
Heppner (2003) reported April to August. (5)
The peak of the flight period appears to be May to July. (3)
Heppner (2003) reported the host plant was unknown. (5)
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group. (3)
Print References
Neunzig, H.H., 1988. Salebriaria fasciata. North Carolina Agricultural Experiment Station . Technical Bulletin, 287: 29.
Neunzig, H.H., 2003. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.5. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, p. 61; pl. 2.12-13. (1)