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Species Lipographis umbrella - Hodges#5889


The Moths of North America north of Mexico. Fascicle 15.4. Pyraloidea, Pyralidae, Phycitinae (part)
By H. H. Neunzig
The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, 1997
Treats 90 species and 25 genera of the cactus-feeding phycitines and associates.

The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation

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Diagnoses of North American Phycitiae and Galleriiae.
By Émile Louis Ragonot
Self-published Paris, France: pp. 1-20, 1887
Ragonot, E.L., 1887. Diagnoses of North American Phycitiae and Galleriiae: 1-20.

The appleleaf skeletonizer — Pempelia hammondi, n. sp,
By C.V. Riley
4th Ann. Rep. Noxious, Beneficial and Other Insects of State of Missouri. St. Louis, MO., 1872
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The Biology of the Appleleaf Skeletonizer, Psorosina hammondi, on Crataegus (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Phycitinae)
By G .P. Doerksen and H.H. Neunzig
Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 1974
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The Phycitidae of North America
By George D. Hulst
Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 17(2): 93-228, 1890

New species of Pyralidae
By Hulst, G.D.
New species of Pyralidae. Entomologica Americana, 3: 129–138., 1887
Hulst, G.D., 1887. New species of Pyralidae. Entomologica Americana, 3: 129–138.

A new pyralid from Newfoundland
By Dyar, H.G.
Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus, Washington 1 (11): 139., 1913
Dyar, H. G. 1913: A new pyralid from Newfoundland. – Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus, Washington 1 (11): 139.

Descriptions of Pyralidae from the Death Valley
By Fernald, C.H.
Insect Life. U.S. Department Agriculture, 6: 255–257., 1894
Fernald, C.H., 1894. Descriptions of Pyralidae from the Death Valley. Insect Life. U.S. Department Agriculture, 6: 255–257.