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Species Pseudochelaria manzanitae - Hodges#1861

Pseudochelaria manzanitae Pseudochelaria manzanitae
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths)
Subfamily Gelechiinae
Tribe Gelechiini
Genus Pseudochelaria
Species manzanitae (Pseudochelaria manzanitae - Hodges#1861)
Hodges Number
1861
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pseudochelaria manzanitae (Keifer, 1930)
Gelechia manzanitae Keifer, 1930
Size
Powell & Opler (2009) listed the forewing length 7-9 mm.(1)
Identification
Specimen determined by DNA analysis (BOLD). (2)
Print References
Keifer, H.H., 1930. Pan-Pacific Entomologist 7: 31; f. 3.
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press. pl. 8, fig. 7; p. 88. (1)