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Species Oidaematophorus phaceliae - Hodges#6170

Arizona Moth - Oidaematophorus phaceliae Plume Moth - Oidaematophorus phaceliae Platyptiliini? - Oidaematophorus phaceliae Plume Moth (Oidaematophorus phaceliae), Upper Madera Canyon, AZ, 5-28-17 - Oidaematophorus phaceliae Arizona Moth - Oidaematophorus phaceliae Arizona Moth - Oidaematophorus phaceliae
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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 Oidaematophorus
Species phaceliae (Oidaematophorus phaceliae - Hodges#6170)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Oidaematophorus phaceliae McDunnough (1), 1938
Powell & Opler (2009) reported the forewing length 9.5-13 mm. (2)
California (3) to Ontario (4).
The larval hosts include Hydrophyllum virginianum L. and Phacelia sp.
Print References
Comstock, J.A., 1964. The early stages of Oidaematophorus phaceliae McD. (Lepidoptera: Pterophoridae). The Canadian Entomologist, 96.
McDunnough, J.H., 1938. Notes on certain Of Walsingham's species Of Oidaematophorus with descriptions of new species (Pterophoridae). The Canadian Entomologist, 70. Abstract & access to PDF
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press, pl. 12, fig. 33; p. 120. (2)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.James Halliday McDunnough (1877 -1962) A biographical obituary and bibliography
Douglas C. Ferguson . 1962. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 16(4): 209-228.
2.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
3.Essig Museum of Entomology, California Moth Species List
4.Annotated list of Ontario Lepidoptera
J. C. E. Riotte. 1992. Royal Ontario Museum 1-208.
5.North American Moth Photographers Group