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Eucalantica ehecatlella

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Yponomeutidae
Rank  Species
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Eucalantica
Eucalantica ehecatlella

Eucalantica ehecatlella is a moth in the Yponomeutidae family. It is found in Costa Rica (Central Volcanic Range in Heredia Province).

The length of the forewings is 5-6.2 mm.

Etymology

The specific epithet is derived from Ehecatl, a god of wind in Aztec mythology and refers to the windy habitat where the new species was collected.

References

Eucalantica ehecatlella Wikipedia


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