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Species Antaeotricha osseella - Hodges#1015

Unknown horned Moth - Antaeotricha osseella Unknown horned Moth - Antaeotricha osseella Antaeotricha osseella, #1015?  - Antaeotricha osseella Antaeotricha osseella Antaeotricha osseella unknown Antaeotricha - Antaeotricha osseella
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Depressariidae
Subfamily Stenomatinae
Genus Antaeotricha
Species osseella (Antaeotricha osseella - Hodges#1015)
Hodges Number
1015
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Antaeotricha osseella (Walsingham, 1889)
Ide osseella Walsingham, 1889 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence #420228
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from osse meaning "bone" for the "bone-color" features of the moth. (1)
Size
Wingspan 24 mm. (1)
Range
Heppner (2003) reported the range to include Massachusetts to Florida, Illinois to Texas. (2)
Season
The main flight period appears to be June to August.
Heppner (2003) lists May to July, September to October in Florida. (2)
Print References
Walsingham, L. 1889. Steps towards a revision of Chambers' index, with notes and descriptions of new species. Insect Life 2(5): 155. (1)