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Species Exoteleia dodecella - Pine Bud Moth - Hodges#1837

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 Litini
Genus Exoteleia
Species dodecella (Pine Bud Moth - Hodges#1837)
Hodges Number
1837
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Exoteleia dodecella Linnaeus, 1758
Range
Introduced to the north east and to the Vancouver area of British Columbia.
Remarks
Introduced from Europe.
Print References
Adamski, D., Landry, J.-F., et al, 2010. History, Distribution, and Identification Of Exoteleia dodecella (L.) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) in North America, With Insights into the Systematics of Exoteleia Wallengren using Characters of the Adult, Immatures, Bionomics, and DNA Barcodes. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 112(2): 183-206
Internet References
Images and Info at Moth Photographers Group
Images and Info at Barcoding Life