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Species Acrolophus morus - Hodges#0367

Acrolophus morus Tubeworm Moth - Acrolophus morus Tubeworm Moth - Acrolophus morus - male - female grass tubeworm moth - Acrolophus morus Tubeworm Moth - Acrolophus morus Acrolophus morus - Hodges#0367 - Acrolophus morus Dark Grass-Tubeworm - Acrolophus morus Acrolophus morus - male
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Tineoidea (Tubeworm, Bagworm, and Clothes Moths)
Family Tineidae (Clothes Moths)
Subfamily Acrolophinae (Burrowing Webworm Moths)
Genus Acrolophus (Tubeworm Moths)
Species morus (Acrolophus morus - Hodges#0367)
Hodges Number
0367
Food
Birches (1); clover roots (Ohio State U)
Works Cited
1.Peterson Field Guides: Eastern Moths
Charles V. Covell. 1984. Houghton Mifflin Company.