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Species Gnorimoschema baccharisella - Coyote Brush Stem Gall moth - Hodges#1972

Gall - Moth - Gnorimoschema baccharisella - Gnorimoschema baccharisella Galls on Coyote Bush - Gnorimoschema baccharisella Ovoid nodules inside old Gnorimoschema baccharisella gall - Gnorimoschema baccharisella Coyote Brush stem gall, Gnorimoschema baccharisella? - Gnorimoschema baccharisella Unknown moth - Gnorimoschema baccharisella Rhopalomyia baccharis? - Gnorimoschema baccharisella Stem gall on Baccharis pilularis - Gnorimoschema baccharisella Stem gall on Baccharis pilularis - Gnorimoschema baccharisella
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths)
Subfamily Gelechiinae
Tribe Gnorimoschemini
Genus Gnorimoschema
No Taxon (gallaesolidaginis group)
Species baccharisella (Coyote Brush Stem Gall moth - Hodges#1972)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Gnorimoschema baccharisella Busck, 1903
Host plant: Baccharis pilularis
It makes galls in Coyote Brush, Baccharis pilularis.
Print References
Busck, 1903: 825. (1)
Powell, J.A. & Povolný D., 2001. Gnorimoschemine moths of coastal dune and scrub habitats in California (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Holarctic Lepidoptera, 8, (suppl. 1): 10.
Powell & Opler, 2009: 98 (2)
Works Cited
1.A revision of the American moths of the family Gelechiidae, with descriptions of new species
August Busck. 1903. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 25: 767-938.
2.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems