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Species Eudeilinia luteifera - Southern Eudeilinea Moth - Hodges#6254

Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Drepanoidea (Hooktip and False Owlet Moths)
Family Drepanidae (Hooktip and False Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Drepaninae (Hooktip Moths)
Genus Eudeilinia
Species luteifera (Southern Eudeilinea Moth - Hodges#6254)
Hodges Number
6254
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eudeilinia luteifera Dyar, 1917
Size
Dyar (1917) reported the wingspan as 25 mm.
Range
Texas to Florida. (1)
Holotype collected April 2, 1907, F.C. Pratt, Dallas, Texas, No. 21186, USNM.
Season
Heppner (2003) reported March, May to June for Florida. (2)
Food
Heppner (2003) listed one host plant. (2)
Cornus florida L. (flowering dogwood).
Print References
Dyar, Harrison G., 1917. Miscellaneous new America Lepidoptera. Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus, 5(4-6): 68.