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Species Carpatolechia belangerella - Hodges#1869

Camouflaged Moth - Carpatolechia belangerella Camouflaged Moth - Carpatolechia belangerella moth - Carpatolechia belangerella White Moth w/ Brown Spots - Carpatolechia belangerella White Moth w/ Brown Spots - Carpatolechia belangerella 1881.1 - Carpatolechia belangerella It's so pretty that it must have a name! - Carpatolechia belangerella
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Classification
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 Litini
Genus Carpatolechia
Species belangerella (Carpatolechia belangerella - Hodges#1869)
Hodges Number
1869
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Author: (Chambers, 1875)
Size
Wingspan - 13-17 mm
Life Cycle
pupates in a flimsy cocoon amongst detritus on the ground and hibernates as a pupa
Remarks
Includes as a synonym Carpatolechia proximella of authors (not Hübner, 1796)(1)
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Works Cited
1.Checklist of the Lepidoptera of British Columbia, Canada.
Pohl, G.R., Cannings, R.A., Landry, J.-F., Holden, D.G., Scudder, G.G.E., . 2015. Entomological Society of British Columbia. 308 p.