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Species Arispe cestalis - Hodges#5534

5534  - Arispe cestalis Moth - Arispe cestalis Moth - Arispe cestalis Moth - Arispe cestalis Arispe cestalis? - Arispe cestalis
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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 Pyralidae (Pyralid Moths)
Subfamily Pyralinae
Genus Arispe
Species cestalis (Arispe cestalis - Hodges#5534)
Hodges Number
5534
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Arispe cestalis (Hulst, 1886)
Uscodys cestalis (Hulst, 1886) (1)
Anerastia cestalis Hulst, 1886
Size
Hulst (1886) listed a wingspan of 25 mm.
Identification
Specimen determined by DNA analysis (BOLD). (2)
Range
California and Arizona to Colorado.
Holotype ♀ from Colorado.
Season
March to April; July and August records located.
Print References
Dyar, H.G., 1908. A review of the North American Pyralinae. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 10: 102. (1)
Hulst, G.D., 1886. Descriptions of new Pyralidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 13: 164.
Works Cited
1.A review of the North American Pyralinae
H. G. Dyar. 1908. Proceedings of The Entomological Society of Washington, 10: 97-102.
2.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
3.North American Moth Photographers Group