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Species Aplogompha polymygmata - Hodges#6669.1

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Geometroidea (Geometrid and Swallowtail Moths)
Family Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Subfamily Ennominae
Tribe Baptini
Genus Aplogompha
Species polymygmata (Aplogompha polymygmata - Hodges#6669.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aplogompha polymygmata (Dyar, 1919)
Molybdogompha polymygmata Dyar, 1919
The only Molybdogompha species found in America north of Mexico. (1)
Wingspan 17 mm. (Dyar)
The original description of Molybdogompha polymygmata Dyar, is available online in the print references below.
Southernmost Texas to Mexico. (1)
Adults are most common from September to December. (Dyar), (1)
See Also
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Print References
Dyar, H.G. 1919. Some new tropical American moths. Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus. 82.
Ferguson, D.C., 1986. Four new United States records of moths from Texas. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 40: 353-354.