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Species Anadelosemia texanella - Hodges#5728

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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 Pyralidae (Pyralid Moths)
Subfamily Phycitinae
Tribe Phycitini
No Taxon (Sarata Series)
Genus Anadelosemia
Species texanella (Anadelosemia texanella - Hodges#5728)
Hodges Number
5728
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Anadelosemia texanella (Hulst, 1892)
Original name: Myelois texanella (Hulst, 1892) a
Junior synonym: Anadelosemia dulciella (Hulst, 1900) b
Identification
FW ashy white with black AM and PM. Diffuse brown subterminal line parallel to PM. Terminal line is a series of black dots. Two distinctive black spots in median area and reddish-brown splotch above AM near inner margin. HW semi-hyaline bordered with pale brown. [description based on DNA supported specimen]
Range
Southeastern United States c
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