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Species Toripalpus breviornatalis - Hodges#5584

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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 Epipaschiinae
Genus Toripalpus
Species breviornatalis (Toripalpus breviornatalis - Hodges#5584)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Toripalpus breviornatalis Grote, 1877
There are two named species of Toripalpus listed for America, north of Mexico. (1), (2)
Wingspan 24-30 mm.
Texas, Oklahoma and Colorado to Florida and Georgia.
Adults are most common from April to October. (2)
Print References
Grote(3), A.R., 1878. On the Pyralid genus Epipaschia of Clemons, and allied forms. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, 19: 265 .
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