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Species Dichomeris gleba - Hodges#2294.1

Crambidae - Dichomeris gleba Dichomeris gleba
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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 Dichomeridinae
Genus Dichomeris
Species gleba (Dichomeris gleba - Hodges#2294.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dichomeris gleba Hodges, 1986
Phylogenetic Sequence # 420543
wingspan ≈ 16mm (1)
eastern (AR, CO, IL, KT, MO, MS, NM, TN, TX) (1)(2)(3) but ranging to AZ.(4)
Adults have been recorded from June to August and in November. (1)
See Also
(western range) Dichomeris delotella