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Species Filatima epulatrix - Hodges#2143

Unidentified moth ??? - Filatima epulatrix   - Filatima epulatrix 2143  - Filatima epulatrix   - Filatima epulatrix
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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 Gelechiini
Genus Filatima
Species epulatrix (Filatima epulatrix - Hodges#2143)
Hodges Number
2143
Explanation of Names
Filatima epulatrix Hodges, 1969 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence # 066325
Size
Wingspan 15.5-17.5 mm. (1)
Identification
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (2)
Food
Apple, Malus Mill. (1)
Print References
Hodges, R.W. 1969. Two species of apple-feeding Gelechiids new to science (Lepidoptera). Proceedings of The Entomological Society of Washington. 71(2): 202-204. (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Two species of apple-feeding Gelechiids new to science (Lepidoptera)
Ronald W. Hodges. 1969. Proceedings of The Entomological Society of Washington 71(2): 202-204.
2.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems