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Species Antaeotricha osseella - Hodges#1015

moth - Antaeotricha osseella Antaeotricha osseella, #1015?  - Antaeotricha osseella Antaeotricha osseella Antaeotricha osseella unknown Antaeotricha - Antaeotricha osseella Antaeotricha osseella Antaeotricha osseella - male Antaeotricha osseella - male
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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
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)
Wingspan 24 mm. (1)
Heppner (2003) reported the range to include Massachusetts to Florida, Illinois to Texas. (2)
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)