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Species Eudonia leucophthalma - Hodges#4734

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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 Scopariinae
Genus Eudonia
Species leucophthalma (Eudonia leucophthalma - Hodges#4734)
Hodges Number
4734
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eudonia leucophthalma (Dyar, 1929) (1)
Scoparia leucophthalma Dyar, 1929 (2)
Numbers
The genus Eudonia includes 18 named species in America north of Mexico. (3), (4)
Identification
The original description as Scoparia leucophthalma Dyar is avaiable online. (2)
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (5)
Range
California to British Columbia. (6), (4)
Holotype from Canada, British Columbia, Victoria. (2)
Season
The adults are most common from May to September. (4)
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group. (4)
Print References
Dyar, H.G. 1929. Notes and new species of American moths in the genus Scoparia Haworth. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 74(2769): 24. (2)
Munroe, E.G. 1972. The Moths of America North of Mexico: Scopariinae, Nymphulinae. Fascicle 13.1A. p. 64, pl. 3, f. 34-36.(7)
Works Cited
1.Check list of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico.
Hodges, et al. (editors). 1983. E. W. Classey, London. 284 pp.
2.Notes and new species of American moths in the genus Scoparia (Haworth).
Harrison G. Dyar. 1929. Proceedings of the United States National Museum.
3.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
4.North American Moth Photographers Group
5.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
6.Essig Museum of Entomology, California Moth Species List
7.The Moths of North America North of Mexico. Fascicle 13.1A. Scopariinae, Nymphulinae
Eugene Munroe. 1972. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.