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Genus Baphala

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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 Pyralidae (Pyralid Moths)
Subfamily Phycitinae
Tribe Phycitini
Genus Baphala
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Baphala Heinrich, 1956
Identification
Larvae - According to Heinrich (Neunzig 1997) the larvae are pale white-grey with brown head
Range
southwestern USA
Food
The larvae feed on scale insects (Kermesidae and Coccidae) (Heinrich 1956; Neunzig 1997)
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