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Species Lycomorphodes sordida - Hodges#8093.2

Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Erebidae
Subfamily Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)
Tribe Lithosiini (Lichen Moths)
Subtribe Cisthenina
Genus Lycomorphodes
Species sordida (Lycomorphodes sordida - Hodges#8093.2 )
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lycomorphodes sordida (Butler, 1877)
Leptidule sordida Butler, 1877
Phylogenetic sequence # 930203
Butler (1877) reported the wingspan as 19 mm.
Southern Texas, southern California; northern Mexico to northern Colombia. (1), (2)
Print References
Butler, A.G., 1877. XXIII. On the Lepidoptera of the family Lithosiidae, in the collection of the British Museum. The Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, 25: 369.