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Species Arotrura divaricata - Hodges#1657.3

Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Scythrididae (Flower Moths)
Genus Arotrura
Species divaricata (Arotrura divaricata - Hodges#1657.3)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Arotrura divaricata (Braun, 1923)
Scythris divaricata Braun, 1923 (1)
There are 10 species of the genus Arotrura in America north of Mexico. (2)
Braun (1923) listed the wingspan as 14-17 mm. (1)
Powell & Opler (2009) reported the forewing length as 7-11 mm. (3)
California and Nevada to New Mexico; Mexico. (3)
Holotype ♂ collected 4-V-1921, E.P. Van Duzee, Angeles Bay, Lower California, #982 in CAS.
Print References
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler. 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press. pl. 6, fig. 34; p. 79. (3)