Hellinsia betsiae

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Hellinsia betsiae
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Pterophoridae
Genus: Hellinsia
Species: H. betsiae
Binomial name
Hellinsia betsiae
Gielis, 1991
Synonyms
  • Oidaematophorus betsiae

Hellinsia betsiae is a moth of the Pterophoridae family that is found in Chile (Curico and Santiago).[1]

The wingspan is 21 millimetres (0.83 in). The forewings are white with ad dark brown round spot at the base of the cleft. The hindwings are silvery grey‑white and the fringes are grey‑white. Adults are on wing in October, December and January.[2]

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