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Species Cecharismena jalapena - Hodges#8532.1

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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
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cecharismena jalapena (Schaus, 1906)
Bleptina abarusalis Schaus, 1906
Cecharismena abarusalis
Phylogenetic sequence # 930749
Four Cecharismena species occur in America north of Mexico. (1)
Southern Texas north to at least Austin and Houston. (2)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
See Also
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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.