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Genus Caphys

Moth - Caphys arizonensis Moth - Caphys arizonensis Arta sp.? - Caphys arizonensis Arta sp.? - Caphys arizonensis Caphys arizonensis  - Caphys arizonensis Caphys arizonensis Caphys arizonensis
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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 Pyralidae (Pyralid Moths)
Subfamily Chrysauginae
Genus Caphys
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Caphys Walker, 1863
Numbers
Caphys arizonensis is the only member of the genus in America north of Mexico. (1), (2)
Works Cited
1.Check list of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico.
Hodges, et al. (editors). 1983. E. W. Classey, London. 284 pp.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group