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Species Stagmatophora sexnotella - Hodges#1508

Stagmatophora from blue curls gall - Stagmatophora sexnotella Hodges #1129 – Elachista illectella ? - Stagmatophora sexnotella Hodges #1129 – Elachista illectella ? - Stagmatophora sexnotella Stagmatophora from blue curls gall - Stagmatophora sexnotella Cosmopterigidae (Cosmet Moth), lateral - Stagmatophora sexnotella - male Cosmopterigidae (Cosmet Moth), dorsal - Stagmatophora sexnotella - male moth - Stagmatophora sexnotella Stagmatophora sexnotella
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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 Cosmopterigidae (Cosmet Moths)
Subfamily Cosmopteriginae
Genus Stagmatophora
Species sexnotella (Stagmatophora sexnotella - Hodges#1508)
Hodges Number
1508
Explanation of Names
Author: Chambers, 1878
Life Cycle
Larvae develop in stem galls on bluecurls (Lamiaceae: Trichostema).
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