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Species Evergestis consimilis - Hodges#4899

Evergestis sp.? - Evergestis consimilis Evergestis consimilis
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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 Glaphyriinae
Genus Evergestis
Species consimilis (Evergestis consimilis - Hodges#4899)
Hodges Number
4899
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Evergestis consimilis Warren, 1892
Phylogenetic sequence #801073.00
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet is Latin meaning "similar with," as it is described as "closely allied to E. extimalis."
Range
Records from Colorado and western Texas to California. (1), (2), (3)
Print References
Blanchard, A., 1973. Record and illustration of some interesting moths flying in Texas (Sphingidae, Ctenuchidae, Noctuidae,. Notodontidae, Geometridae, Pyralidae, Cossidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 27(2): 107, fig. 21. (3)
Munroe, E., 1974. The Moths of America North of Mexico, including Greenland. Fascicle 13.1c. E.W. Classey, (4)
Warren, W., 1892. Descriptions of new genera and species of Pyralidae contained in the British Museum Collection. The Annals and magazine of Natural History 9(6): 433.