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Species Sciota rubescentella - Hodges#5791

Pyralidae on Lead plant - Sciota rubescentella Pyralidae on Lead plant - Sciota rubescentella Lead plant flower weavings - Sciota rubescentella Larva on Lead plant - Sciota rubescentella Pyralidae, cocoon and spent pupa - Sciota rubescentella Pyralidae, cocoon and spent pupa - Sciota rubescentella moth reared from Glycyrrhiza lepidota - Sciota rubescentella moth reared from Glycyrrhiza lepidota - Sciota rubescentella
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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 Sciota
Species rubescentella (Sciota rubescentella - Hodges#5791)
Hodges Number
5791
Habitat
prairies
Food
larvae reportedly feed on leadplant (Amorpha canescens)
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