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Species Euzophera magnolialis - Magnolia Borer Moth - Hodges#5996

Hodges #5997 - Root Collar Borer Moth?   - Euzophera magnolialis Hodges #5996 - Euzophera magnolialis? - Euzophera magnolialis Hodges #5996 - Magnolia Borer Moth - Euzophera magnolialis Phycitine moth - Euzophera magnolialis Hodges #5996 - Magnolia Borer Moth - Euzophera magnolialis Hodges #5996 - Magnolia Borer Moth - Euzophera magnolialis
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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 Euzophera
Species magnolialis (Magnolia Borer Moth - Hodges#5996)
Hodges Number
5996
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Euzophera magnolialis Capps, 1964
Size
Wingspan (F): 25mm(1)
Range
FL, GA, LA, NC (1)
Food
Host plant: Magnolia grandiflora(1)
See Also
Euzophera ostricolorella is larger with wings less narrow and transverse lines less sharply defined, less gray in basal area(1)
Print References
Capps, H.W., 1964. Description of a new species of Euzophora Zeller attacking magnolias and note on two related species. (Lepidoptera: Phycitidae). Florida Entomologist. 47(1):49-53(1)
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