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Species Paraplatyptilia carolina - Carolina Plume Moth - Hodges#6125

Paraplatyptilia carolina - Hodges #6125 - Paraplatyptilia carolina Hellinsia ? - Paraplatyptilia carolina Plume Moth sp. - Paraplatyptilia carolina
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Classification
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 (Five-lobed Plume Moths)
Tribe Platyptiliini
Genus Paraplatyptilia
Species carolina (Carolina Plume Moth - Hodges#6125)
Hodges Number
6125
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Paraplatyptilia carolina (Kearfott, 1907)
Platyptilia carolina Kearfott, 1907 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence #460028
Size
Wingspan 22-25 mm. (1)
Identification
See identification key for Platyptiliini.

Adult - see original description in Print References. (1)
Print References
Kearfott, W.D. 1907. Microlepidoptera from the Black Mountain region of North Carolina, with descriptions of new species. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 23(80): 155. (PDF) (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Microlepidoptera from the Black Mountain region of North Carolina, with descriptions of new species.
Kearfott, W.D. 1907. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 23(80): 153-168.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group