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Species Pseuderotis obiterella - Hodges#1009

Pseuderotis obiterella Pseuderotis obiterella? - Pseuderotis obiterella unknown moth - Pseuderotis obiterella Pocosin lakes caterpillar on Gordonia lasianthus D2966 2021 1 - Pseuderotis obiterella Pocosin lakes caterpillar on Gordonia lasianthus D2966 2021 2 - Pseuderotis obiterella Pocosin lakes caterpillar on Gordonia lasianthus D2966 2021 5.1 - Pseuderotis obiterella Pocosin lakes caterpillar on Gordonia lasianthus D2966 adult 2021 1 - Pseuderotis obiterella - female Pocosin lakes caterpillar on Gordonia lasianthus D2966 genitalia 2021 1 - Pseuderotis obiterella
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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 Depressariidae
Subfamily Peleopodinae
Genus Pseuderotis
Species obiterella (Pseuderotis obiterella - Hodges#1009)
Hodges Number
1009
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Durrantia obiterella Busck, 1908 (repl. name)
Ethmia chambersella Dyar, 1902 (preoc.)
* phylogenetic sequence #029100
Identification
Range
Moth Photographers Group – distribution & flight-period chart
Food
larvae reared on Gordonia lasianthus by Tracy Feldman 2021
Print References
Busck, A. 1908. A generic revision of American moths of the family Oecophoridae, with descriptions of new species. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 35: 207 (1)
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group - images of live & pinned adults
BOLD Systems - pinned images of DNA supported specimens
Works Cited
1. A generic revision of American moths of the family Oecophoridae, with descriptions of new species.
August Busck. 1908. Proceedings of the United States National Museum Vol. 35.