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Species Udea indistinctalis - Hodges#5090

Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Pyraloidea (Pyralid and Crambid Snout Moths)
Family Crambidae (Crambid Snout Moths)
Subfamily Spilomelinae
Genus Udea
Species indistinctalis (Udea indistinctalis - Hodges#5090)
Hodges Number
5090
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Udea indistinctalis Warren, 1892
Numbers
Munroe (1966) recognized two subspecies: indistinctalis and johnstoni. (1)
Size
Expanse: 21-27 mm. (1)
Range
Southern California to Alberta, and Saskatchewan. (2)
Season
The main flight period appears to be June to October.
Pohl et al. (2010) reports July in Alberta.
Print References
Monroe, E., 1966. Revision of North American species of Udea Guenée (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada, 98(49): 5-57. 1966(1)
Warren, 1892. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, ser. 6: v9: 394.
Works Cited
1.Revision of North American species of Udea Guenée (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae).
Eugene Munroe. 1966. Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada, 98(49): 5-57.
2. An annotated list of the Lepidoptera of Alberta, Canada
Gregory R. Pohl, Gary G. Anweiler, B. Christian Schmidt, Norbert G. Kondla. 2010. ZooKeys 38: 1–549.
3.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
4.North American Moth Photographers Group