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Species Fernandocrambus harpipterus - Hodges#5389

Fernandocrambus harpipterus Fernandocrambus harpipterus
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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 Crambidae (Crambid Snout Moths)
Subfamily Crambinae (Crambine Snout Moths)
Tribe Crambini (Grass-Veneers)
Genus Fernandocrambus
Species harpipterus (Fernandocrambus harpipterus - Hodges#5389)
Hodges Number
5389
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Fernandocrambus harpipterus (Dyar, 1916)
Identification
Distinguished from very similar looking species of Crambus by the striking falcate FW tips.
Range
Arizona(1), Colorado, west Texas(2).