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Species Pantographa limata - Basswood Leafroller - Hodges#5241

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Pyraloidea (Pyralid and Crambid Snout Moths)
Family Crambidae (Crambid Snout Moths)
Subfamily Spilomelinae
Genus Pantographa
Species limata (Basswood Leafroller - Hodges#5241)
Hodges Number
5241
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pantographa limata (Grote(1) & Robinson, 1867)
Pantographis (misspelled)
Size
Wingspan about 38 mm.
Range
Heppner (2003) reported the range to include Quebec to Florida, Minnesota to Texas.(2)
Food
Basswood, oak, rock elm(3)
Life Cycle
1.larva 2.adult
Print References
Grote, A.R. & C.T. Robinson, 1867. Notes on the Lepidoptera of North America. Annals of the Lyceum of Natural History of New-York 8: 464; plate 16, figs. 16-17.