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Species Anemosella obliquata - Hodges#5547

Anemosella obliquata Anemosella obliquata - female moth - Anemosella obliquata Hodges#5547 - Anemosella obliquata moth - Anemosella obliquata Anemosella obliquata Anemosella obliquata Anemosella obliquata
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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 Chrysauginae
Genus Anemosella
Species obliquata (Anemosella obliquata - Hodges#5547)
Hodges Number
5547
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Anemosella obliquata (Edwards, 1886)
Earias obliquata Edwards, 1886
Chalinitis albistrigalis (Barnes & McDunnough, 1913)
Numbers
There are four named species of the genus Anemosella in America north of Mexico. (1), (2)
Size
Wingspan about 20 mm.
Identification
Range
Southern and western Texas, New Mexico. (1), (3)
Holotype collected along Neuces River, Texas.
Season
February; August. (1)
Food
The host plant is unknown.
Print References
Edwards, H., 1885. Notes on North American Zygaenidae and Bombycidae with descriptions of new forms. Entomologica Americana. 190.
Barnes & McDunnough, 1913. Contributions to the Natural History of the Lepidoptera of North America. 2(1): 137.
Internet References
Works Cited
1.North American Moth Photographers Group
2.Check list of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico.
Hodges, et al. (editors). 1983. E. W. Classey, London. 284 pp.
3.Assessment of species diversity in the Atlantic Maritime Ecozone
McAlpine D.F., Smith I.M. (eds.). 2010. Canadian Science Publishing (NRC Research Press). 785 pp.