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Species Triclonella determinatella - Hodges#1527

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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 Cosmopterigidae (Cosmet Moths)
Subfamily Cosmopteriginae
Genus Triclonella
Species determinatella (Triclonella determinatella - Hodges#1527)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Triclonella determinatella (Zeller)
Orig. Comb: Oecophora determinatella Zeller 1873
There are five species of the genus Triclonella in America north of Mexico. (1)
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (2)
mostly sc, se US - Map (MPG)
Holotype from Dallas, Texas.
mostly May-Sept; Texas and Florida flight beings in January. (MPG)
Life Cycle
reared from a Drummond's aster (Symphyotrichum drummondii, Asteraceae) stem by Michael Palmer
Print References
Hodges, R.W., 1978. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 6.1. E. W. Classey Ltd. and The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation. p. 54; plate 4, fig. 11. (3)
Zeller, P.C. 1873. Beiträge zur Kenntnis der nordamericanischen Nachtfalter, besonders der Microlepidopteren. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien. 8. p. 289.
Works Cited
1.Check list of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico.
Hodges, et al. (editors). 1983. E. W. Classey, London. 284 pp.
2.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
3.The Moths of North America North of Mexico. Fascicle 6.1, Gelechioidea, Antequerinae, Cosmopteriginae, Chrysopeleiinae.
Hodges, R. W. 1978. London: E. W. Classey Ltd. and The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, 166 pp.
4.North American Moth Photographers Group