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Species Homoeosoma impressalis - Hodges#5942

Homoeosoma - possibly impressalis - Homoeosoma impressalis Moth for ID - Homoeosoma impressalis 5942  - Homoeosoma impressalis Homoeosoma impressalis Homoeosoma impressalis Homoeosoma impressalis
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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 Pyralidae (Pyralid Moths)
Subfamily Phycitinae
Tribe Phycitini
No Taxon (Homoeosoma Series)
Genus Homoeosoma
Species impressalis (Homoeosoma impressalis - Hodges#5942)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Homoeosoma impressalis Hulst, 1886 (1)
There are more than 20 named species of Homoeosoma in America north of Mexico. (2)
23-34 mm. (1)

forewing length 12.5-15.0 mm (3)
Hulst (1886) original description and the Heinrich (1956) revised description are both available online in the print references. (1)
southwestern Colorado, Nevada, Arizona, California (3)

Holotype collected in USA: Arizona, Cochise. (1)
Unknown. (1)
See Also
Homoeosoma albescentella is smaller (FW 8.0-12.0 mm) and has darker ground color. (3)
Print References
Heinrich, C., 1956. American Moths of the Subfamily Phycitinae. United States National Museum Bulletin 207: 223. (1)
Hulst, G.D.,1886. Descriptions of new Pyralidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 13: 163 . (4)
Neunzig, H.H., 1997. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.4. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation., p. 109; pl. 2.22. (3)