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Species Loxocrambus hospition - Hodges#5436

Loxocrambus hospition
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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 Crambinae (Crambine Snout Moths)
Tribe Crambini (Grass-Veneers)
Genus Loxocrambus
Species hospition (Loxocrambus hospition - Hodges#5436)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Loxocrambus hospition (Bleszynski, 1963) (1)
Fissicrambus hospition Bleszynski 1963
Landry (1993) moved to Loxocrambus (1)
There are five species of the genus Loxocrambus in America north of Mexico. (2), (3)
Western Texas to southern Arizona. (4), (2)
Type location: AZ
The adults appear to be most common from July to August. (2)
Print References
Bleszynski, 1963. Acta Zoologica Cracoviensia. Krakow, 8: 159; fig. 32 (fem. gen.) fig. 35 (male gen.). (5)