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Species Amydria erecta - Hodges#0334.1

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Tineoidea (Tubeworm, Bagworm, and Clothes Moths)
Family Tineidae (Clothes Moths)
Subfamily Acrolophinae (Burrowing Webworm Moths)
Genus Amydria
Species erecta (Amydria erecta - Hodges#0334.1 )
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Amydria erecta (Braun, 1923)
Myrmecozela erecta Braun, 1923 (1)
Wingspan about 12 mm. (1)
Determined by Bob Patterson.
Southern California. (2), (3)
May, June and October records.
See Also
Compare on the plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Braun, A., 1923. Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences to the Gulf of California in 1921. The tineid moths. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, 12: 121. (1)