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Species Omphalocera munroei - Asimina webworm moth - Hodges#5627

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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 Galleriinae
Tribe Megarthridiini
Genus Omphalocera
Species munroei (Asimina webworm moth - Hodges#5627)
Hodges Number
5627
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Omphalocera munroei Martin, 1956
Phylogenetic sequence # 167175
Food
Host plant pawpaw.
Internet References
J. Animal Ecology. Oviposition Behaviour and Clutch Size in a Group-Feeding Pyralid Moth, Omphalocera munroei