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Species Scrobipalpa artemisiella - Hodges#2025.1

Gelechiidae, dorsal - Scrobipalpa artemisiella Gelechiidae, lateral - Scrobipalpa artemisiella Gelechiidae, larva - Scrobipalpa artemisiella Gelechiidae, larvae in Prairie sage - Scrobipalpa artemisiella Gelechiidae, herbivoryX on Prairie sage - Scrobipalpa artemisiella Lep larva on Prairie Sage - Scrobipalpa artemisiella Lep larva on Prairie Sage - Scrobipalpa artemisiella Lep reared on Prairie Sage - Scrobipalpa artemisiella - female
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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 Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths)
Subfamily Gelechiinae
Tribe Gnorimoschemini
Genus Scrobipalpa
Species artemisiella (Scrobipalpa artemisiella - Hodges#2025.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Scrobipalpa artemisiella (Treitschke, 1833)
Euscrobipalpa artemisiella (Treitschke, 1833)
Lita artemisiella Treitschke, 1833 (1)
Widespread in Europe and recently found in North America with populations in California. Reported in Nevada and Saskatchewan.(2)
adults emerge in May, June, July and September.(2)
According to Vazrick Nazari, "Scrobipalpa artemisiella" is actually a complex of species that has yet to be worked out taxonomically.
Print References
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler 2009. Moths of Western North America,. pl. 10.11; p. 99. (2)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Checklist of Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) in America North of Mexico
Lee S., Hodges R.W., Brown R.L. 2009. Zootaxa 2231: 1–39.
2.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.