Hippopedon gracilipes (Caudell)

Size: 18-30 mm.

General distribution: S. California and S. Arizona to S. Baja California, Mexico.

Distribution in New Mexico: No records, but probably occurs in Hidalgo.

Habitat: Bare rocky areas.

Host: Unknown.

Adults Present: Most of year.

Notes: Differs from H. capito in lacking dark band on hind wings.

Reference: Otte 1984.

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