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Species Paraplatyptilia petrodactylus - Hodges#6142

Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Pterophoroidea (Plume Moths)
Family Pterophoridae (Plume Moths)
Subfamily Pterophorinae
Tribe Platyptiliini
Genus Paraplatyptilia
Species petrodactylus (Paraplatyptilia petrodactylus - Hodges#6142)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Paraplatyptilia petrodactylus (Walker, 1864)
Pterophorus petrodactylus Walker, 1864
Wingspan about 23 mm.
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