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Species Melanolophia imperfectaria - Hodges#6622

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Geometroidea (Geometrid and Swallowtail Moths)
Family Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Subfamily Ennominae
Tribe Melanolophiini
Genus Melanolophia
Species imperfectaria (Melanolophia imperfectaria - Hodges#6622)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Melanolophia imperfectaria (Walker, 1860)
Tephrosia imperfectaria Walker, 1860
Coastal southern Texas to eastern Florida.
Print References
Walker, F. 1860. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. London. 407.