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Species Hellinsia chlorias - Hodges#6212.1

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 Pterophorini
Genus Hellinsia
Species chlorias (Hellinsia chlorias - Hodges#6212.1)
Hodges Number
Other Common Names
Chlorias plume moth
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hellinsia chlorias (Meyrick, 1908)
Pterophorus chlorias Meyrick, 1908
Formerly a synonym of Hellinsia kellicottii (Fish, 1881)
Meyrick (1907) reported the wingspan as 22–25 mm.
Eastern North America from New York to Colorado and Mississippi.
The adults are most common from January to June; September; November. (1)
Senecio sp.
Solidago sp.
Print References
Meyrick, E., 1907. XXVII. Notes and descriptions of Pterophoridae and Orneodidae. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London. p. 497.