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Species Pyrausta andrei - Hodges#5063

Pyrausta andrei - Hodges #5063 - Pyrausta andrei - male Hodges#5063 - Pyrausta andrei
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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 Crambidae (Crambid Snout Moths)
Subfamily Pyraustinae
Genus Pyrausta
Species andrei (Pyrausta andrei - Hodges#5063)
Hodges Number
5063
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pyrausta andrei Munroe, 1976 (1)
Explanation of Names
The species named in honor of André Blanchard. (2)
Numbers
There are 61 named species of the genus Pyrausta in America, north of Mexico. (3), (4)
Range
Western Texas.
Holotype ♀ was collected in Green Gulch, Big Bend National Park, Texas. (1)
Season
May records.
Food
The larval host plant is unknown.
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group. (4)
Print References
Munroe, E., 1976. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 13.2b. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation., 127. (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.The Moths of America North of Mexico. Fascicle 13.2B. Pyraloidea, Pyralidae (part), Pyraustinae, Pyraustini (conclusion)...
Munroe, Eugene. 1976. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.
2.André Blanchard (1896- 1986)
Roy O. Kendall. 1987. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 41(4): 219-237.
3.Check list of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico.
Hodges, et al. (editors). 1983. E. W. Classey, London. 284 pp.
4.North American Moth Photographers Group