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Species Coptodisca cercocarpella - Hodges#0258

Coptodisca sp. - Coptodisca cercocarpella
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Adeloidea (Fairy Moths and kin)
Family Heliozelidae (Shield Bearer Moths)
Genus Coptodisca
Species cercocarpella (Coptodisca cercocarpella - Hodges#0258)
Hodges Number
0258
Explanation of Names
Author: Braun, 1925
Range
CA, UT
Food
Larvae mine leaves of Cercocarpus spp.
Print References
Braun, Annette F. 1925. Microlepidoptera of northern Utah. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 51(3): 218.
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