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Species Crambus pascuella - Hodges#5339

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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 Crambidae (Crambid Snout Moths)
Subfamily Crambinae (Crambine Snout Moths)
Tribe Crambini (Grass-Veneers)
Genus Crambus
Species pascuella (Crambus pascuella - Hodges#5339)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Crambus pascuella (Linnaeus, 1798)
Holarctic species with many synonyms from various locations. funet
* Phylogenetic sequence #159225
Wingspan 21-25 mm
Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD) - collection map and photos of pinned adults.
Found throughout many parts of the northern hemisphere.
Grassland areas and wetlands
Most records are from May through September.
Print References
Powell, J. A., and P. A. Opler 2009. Moths of Western North America. pl. 24.2f; p. 181.(1)
Works Cited
1.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.