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Species Mimorista tristigmalis - Hodges#5141

5141 - Mimorista tristigmalis
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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 Spilomelinae
Genus Mimorista
Species tristigmalis (Mimorista tristigmalis - Hodges#5141)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Mimorista tristigmalis (Hampson, 1898)
Pilocrocis tristigmalis Hampson, 1898
Psara extremalis Schaus, 1920
syn: Mimorista extremalis (Schaus, 1920)
Wingspan average 28 mm. (Hampson)
The original description as Pilocrocis tristigmalis Hampson is available online in the print references below.
Florida. (1), (2)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
Heppner (2003) recorded adults from January to April, July, November to December in Florida. (1), (2)
Unknown. (2)
Type locality: USA, Florida
See Also
Mimorista subcostalis, a western species.

Diacme species.
Print References
Hampson, G.F. 1898. A revision of the moths of the subfamily Pyraustinae and the family Pyralidae. Part 1. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. p. 659.