Cladoxycanus

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Cladoxycanus
Cladoxycanus minos female.jpg
Female specimen
Cladoxycanus minos male.jpg
Male specimen
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Hepialidae
Genus: Cladoxycanus
Dumbleton, 1966
Species: C. minos
Binomial name
Cladoxycanus minos
(Hudson, 1905)[1]
Synonyms
  • Porina minos Hudson, 1905
  • Porina autumnata Hudson, 1920

Cladoxycanus is a monotypic genus of moths belonging to the Hepialidae family. It consists of only one species, Cladoxycanus minos, which is endemic to New Zealand.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nielsen, Ebbe S.; Robinson, Gaden S.; Wagner, David L. (2000). "Ghost-moths of the world: a global inventory and bibliography of the Exoporia (Mnesarchaeoidea and Hepialoidea) (Lepidoptera )" (PDF). Journal of Natural History. 34 (6): 823–878. doi:10.1080/002229300299282. 

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