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Species Arotrura longissima - Hodges#1667.2

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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 Scythrididae (Flower Moths)
Genus Arotrura
Species longissima (Arotrura longissima - Hodges#1667.2)
Hodges Number
1667.2
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Arotrura longissima Landry, 1991
Size
Powell & Opler (2009) listed the forewing length 7-8.5 mm. (1)
Identification
Specimen determined by DNA analysis (BOLD). (2)
Range
Southern California and Baja California, including the Channel Islands, to western Texas and northern Mexico. (1)
Print References
Landry, J.F, 1991. Entomological Society of Canada, Memoir 160: 62.
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press, pl. 6, fig. 37; p. 79. (1)