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Species Arivaca pimella - Hodges#6060

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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 Phycitinae
Tribe Peoriini
Genus Arivaca
Species pimella (Arivaca pimella - Hodges#6060)
Hodges Number
6060
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Arivaca pimella (Dyar, 1906)
Shaffer (1968) placed in Arivaca. (1)
Poujadia pimella Dyar, 1906 (2)
Size
Dyar (1906) listed the wingspan as 24 mm. (2)
Schaffer (1968) listed the wingspan as 25 mm. (1)
Range
Arizona.
Holotype ♂, Arizona, Pima County, Baboquivari Mountains, collector Wm. Barnes, # 9102 in USNM. (2)
Season
The adults appear to be most common in the months of July to September.
Print References
Dyar, H.G., 1906. Descriptions of new American Moths. Journal of the New York Entomological Society., 14: 31. (2)
Schaffer, J.C., 1968. A Revision of the Peoriini and Anerastiinae (Auctorum) of America north of Mexico (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 280: 41, 41; figs. 15, 50, 52, 84, 119, 156. (1)
Works Cited
1.A Revision of the Peoriini and Anerastiinae (Auctorum) of America north of Mexico (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae)
Jay C. Shaffer. 1968. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 280: .
2.Descriptions of new American moths
Harrison G Dyar. 1906. Journal of The New York Entomological Society, 14: 30-31 .
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems