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Species Bathroxena heteropalpella - Hodges#0280

Bathroxena heteropalpella Bathroxena heteropalpella
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Tineoidea (Tubeworm, Bagworm, and Clothes Moths)
Family Meessiidae
Genus Bathroxena
Species heteropalpella (Bathroxena heteropalpella - Hodges#0280)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Bathroxena heteropalpella (Dietz, 1905)
Homosetia heteropalpella Dietz, 1905
Bathroxena heteropalpella is the only species of the genus listed for America north of Mexico. (1), (2)
Determined by Terry Harrison.
Records from June to August.
Print References
Dietz, 1905. Transactions of the Royal Entomological Society of London: 88; pl. 3, fig. 3.