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Species Nemapogon oregonella - Hodges#0271

Unident and to remain so untill someone names it..Ken, BP, and i were unable to id - Nemapogon oregonella Unident and to remain so untill someone names it..Ken, BP, and i were unable to id - Nemapogon oregonella
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Tineoidea (Tubeworm, Bagworm, and Clothes Moths)
Family Tineidae (Clothes Moths)
Subfamily Nemapogoninae
Genus Nemapogon
Species oregonella (Nemapogon oregonella - Hodges#0271)
Hodges Number
0271
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Nemapogon oregonella (Busck, 1900)
Identification
"Nemapogon oregonella has a silvery white forewing with longitudinal rust streaks" (1).
Range
California and Oregon (1).
Season
MPG records from May, July, and September (2).
Food
Appears to be a specialist on Postia amara [=Polyporus amarus] fungus on incense cedar (Calocedrus) (1).
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