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Species Cecharismena jalapena - Hodges#8532.1

Isogona snowi or Checharismena sp. - Cecharismena jalapena Isogona snowi or Checharismena sp. - Cecharismena jalapena Cecharismena jalapena Cecharismena jalapena Cecharismena jalapena, #8532.1 - Cecharismena jalapena - female Cecharismena jalapena Cecharismena jalapena Cecharismena jalapena
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Erebidae
Subfamily Boletobiinae
Tribe Phytometrini
Genus Cecharismena
Species jalapena (Cecharismena jalapena - Hodges#8532.1 )
Hodges Number
8532.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cecharismena jalapena (Schaus, 1906)
Bleptina abarusalis Schaus, 1906
syn.
Cecharismena abarusalis
Phylogenetic sequence # 930749
Numbers
Four Cecharismena species occur in America north of Mexico. (1)
Range
Southern Texas north to at least Austin and Houston. (2)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Becker & Miller 2002. The large moths of Guana Island, British Virgin Islands: A survey of efficient colonizers. (Sphingidae, Notodontidae, Noctuidae, Arctiidae, Geometridae, Hyblaeidae, Cossidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, p. 33, fig. 99. (3) (as Cecharismena abarusalis)
Hampson, 1859. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. 869.