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Species Dioryctria banksiella - Hodges#5858

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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 Pyralidae (Pyralid Moths)
Subfamily Phycitinae
Tribe Phycitini
Genus Dioryctria
Species banksiella (Dioryctria banksiella - Hodges#5858)
Hodges Number
5858
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dioryctria banksiella Mutuura, Munroe & Ross, 1969 (1)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet refers to the host plant Pinus banksiana Lambert. (1)
Numbers
The genus Dioryctria includes more than 40 species in America north of Mexico. (2)
Identification
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (3)
Range
California to British Columbia, and throughout the Northeast.
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
Season
Adults are most often reported from July to September. (2)
Food
Peridermium banksiana Lambert. (Jack pine). (1)
Life Cycle
Life cycle. (4)
Print References
Neunzig, H.H., 2003. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.5, p. 190, pl. 7.18-19.(5)