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Species Promalactis suzukiella - Suzuki's Promalactis Moth - Hodges#1047.1

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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 Oecophoridae (Concealer Moths)
Subfamily Oecophorinae
Tribe Oecophorini
Genus Promalactis
Species suzukiella (Suzuki's Promalactis Moth - Hodges#1047.1)
Hodges Number
1047.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Promalactis suzukiella (Matsumura)
Orig. Comb: Borkhausenia suzukiella Matsumura, 1931
* phylogenetic sequence #030150
Size
Forewing length 4.5-7 mm.
Range
e US, mostly still e. of the Mississippi (BG data); Native to Korea, Japan and Taiwan (Adamski et al. 2009)
Season
mostly May - Sept. (BG data)
Remarks
first US records in the ne US, ca. 2004 (Adamski et al. 2009)
Print References
Adamski, D., G. Hevel & A. Pultyniewicz. 2009. Redescription and Immature Stages of Promalactis Suzukiella (Matsumura) (Gelechioidea: Oecophoridae), A New Introduction into the United States. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 111(1): 204–214. (PDF)