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Species Comadia manfredi - Hodges#2688

Comadia manfredi - Hodges #2688 - Comadia manfredi Arizona Moth - Comadia manfredi - male Arizona Moth  - Comadia manfredi - male Comadia manfredi - male Comadia manfredi - male
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Cossoidea (Carpenter and Leopard Moths)
Family Cossidae (Carpenter and Leopard Moths)
Subfamily Cossinae
Genus Comadia
Species manfredi (Comadia manfredi - Hodges#2688)
Hodges Number
2688
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Comadia manfredi (Neumoegen, 1884)
Hypopta manfredi Neumoegen, 1884
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for Manfred Neumoegen.
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Size
Neumoegen (1883) listed the wingspan as 30 mm.
Range
Western Texas to Arizona.
Holotype ♂ collected in southwest Arizona, United States.
Season
Adults are most common from April to August.
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group. (1)
Print References
Barnes, W. & J.H. McDunnough, 1911. Contributions to the Natural History of the Lepidoptera of North America, 1:
Brown, R.M., 1975. A revision of the North American Comadia (Cossidae. Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera, 14(4): 209, fig. 12. (2)
Neumoegen, B. 1883. Descriptions of interesting new species of Heterocera from all parts of out continent. Papilio, 3: 139.
Neumoegen, B. & H.G. Dyar, 1894. Preliminary Revision of the Bombyces of America North of Mexico (Continued). Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 2: 164. (3).
Internet References
Works Cited
1.North American Moth Photographers Group
2.A revision of the North American Comadia (Cossidae)
Richard M. Brown. 1975. Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera 14(4): 189-212.
3.A preliminary revision of the Bombyces of America north of Mexico
B. Neumoegen, Harrison G. Dyar. 1893. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 3(3): 97-208.