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Species Dicymolomia metalophota - Hodges#4890

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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 Glaphyriinae
Genus Dicymolomia
Species metalophota (Dicymolomia metalophota - Hodges#4890)
Hodges Number
4890
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
described in 1897 by Hampson, who originally placed it in genus Ambia
Numbers
one of 6 species in this genus in North America listed at All-Leps
Internet References
pinned adult image and photos of related species by Jim Vargo (Moth Photographers Group)