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Species Inguromorpha arcifera - Hodges#2658

Inguromorpha arcifera ? - Inguromorpha arcifera Inguromorpha arcifera 3031980 Prominet - Inguromorpha arcifera
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Cossoidea (Carpenter and Leopard Moths)
Family Cossidae (Carpenter and Leopard Moths)
Subfamily Hypoptinae
Genus Inguromorpha
Species arcifera (Inguromorpha arcifera - Hodges#2658)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Inguromorpha arcifera (Dyar, 1906)
Pomeria arcifera (Barnes & McDunnough, 1913)
Hypopta arcifera Dyar 1906
There are three named species of Inguromorpha in America north of Mexico.
Wingspan: (Dyar)
males 28 mm
females 38 mm.
Records from the southern counties of Texas.
Syntype: Esparza Ranch, Brownsville, Texas.
Most records are from April and May.
See Also
Inguromorpha basalis

Inguromorpha itzalana
Print References
Contributions to the Natural History of the Lepidoptera of North, Volume 1, p. (10) (read online)
Internet References
Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD) - collection map and photos of pinned adults.