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Species Hellinsia caudelli - Hodges#6228

Hellinsia caudelli
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Pterophoroidea (Plume Moths)
Family Pterophoridae (Plume Moths)
Subfamily Pterophorinae
Tribe Pterophorini
Genus Hellinsia
Species caudelli (Hellinsia caudelli - Hodges#6228)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hellinsia caudelli (Dyar, 1903)
Oidaematophorus caudelli Dyar, 1903
Hellinsia includes more than 59 species in America, north of Mexico. (1), (2)
Wingspan is 20–27 mm.
Southern California to Arizona. (3), (1), (4)
Print References
Barnes, W. & A.W. Lindsey 1921. The Pterophoridae of America, north of Mexico. The Contributions to the Natural History of the Lepidoptera of North America, 4(4): plate 46, fig. 23.