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Genus Haimbachia

Peppered Haimbachia - Hodges #5489 (Haimbachia placidella) - Haimbachia placidellus Haimbachia sp? - Haimbachia Moth to porch light - Haimbachia placidellus White and beize spotted moth - Haimbachia placidellus Peppered Haimbachia  - Haimbachia placidellus Hodges#5485  - Haimbachia indistinctalis peppered Haimbachia - Haimbachia placidellus Haimbachia squamulellus
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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 Crambinae (Crambine Snout Moths)
Tribe Haimbachiini
Genus Haimbachia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Haimbachia Dyar, 1909 (1)
Explanation of Names
Generic epithet in honor of Frank Haimbach. He also had Gypsonoma haimbachiana (Kearfott, 1907) and Zelleria haimbachi Busck, 1915 named for him and described several species himself, including Pyrausta plagalis Haimbach, 1908, Heliades huachucalis (Haimbach, 1915), Platynota wenzelana (Haimbach, 1915).
Print References
Dyar, H.G. 1909. New species of American lepidoptera. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 11(1): 28 (1)
Works Cited
1.New species of American lepidoptera.
Harrison. G. Dyar. 1909. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 11(1): 19-29.