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Species Polopeustis arctiella - Hodges#5784

Polopeustis arctiella -  #5784 - Polopeustis arctiella
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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 Phycitinae
Tribe Phycitini
No Taxon (Nephopteryx Series)
Genus Polopeustis
Species arctiella (Polopeustis arctiella - Hodges#5784)
Hodges Number
5784
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Polopeustis arctiella (Gibson, 1920)
Pyla arctiella Gibson 1920
Numbers
Polopeustis arctiella is the only member of the genus in America, north of Mexico. (1)
Size
Wingspan 22 mm.
Print References
Neunzig, H.H., 2003. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.5, p. 89, pl. 3.21-22. (2)
Works Cited
1.Check list of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico.
Hodges, et al. (editors). 1983. E. W. Classey, London. 284 pp.
2.The Moths of America North of Mexico. Fascicle 15.5. Pyraloidea, Pyralidae, Phycitinae
H. H. Neunzig. 2003. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems