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Species Antaeotricha irene - Hodges#1018

Antaeotricha irene - Hodges #1018 - Antaeotricha irene moth - Antaeotricha irene moth - Antaeotricha irene Antaeotricha irene? - Antaeotricha irene
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Depressariidae
Subfamily Stenomatinae
Genus Antaeotricha
Species irene (Antaeotricha irene - Hodges#1018)
Hodges Number
1018
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Antaeotricha irene (Barnes & Busck, 1920)
Stenoma irene Barnes and Busck, 1920
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Size
Duckworth (1964) listed the wingspan as 19-20 mm. (1)
Range
South Texas.
Holotype ♂, Brownsville, Texas, no date. (2)
Season
The adults are most common in January, June to September. (1)
Food
Duckworth (1964) listed the host plant as Sida spp. (Malvaceae). (1)
Print References
Barnes & Busck, 1920. Contributions to the Natural History of the Lepidoptera of North America, 4: 239.
Duckworth, W.D., 1964. North American Stenomidae (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea). Proceedings of The United States National Museum, 116(3495): 36; figs. 8, 8a, 29; plate 2b; map 5. (1)
Works Cited
1.North American Stenomidae (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea).
W. Donald Duckworth. 1964. Proceedings of The United States National Museum, 116(3495): 23-71.
2.Catalog of the type specimens of Gelechioidea (Lepidoptera) in the collection of the NMNH, Smithsonian Institution
Brown, J.W, D. Adamski, R.W. Hodges & S.M. Bahr, II. 2004. Zootaxa 510: 160 pp.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.Butterflies of North America