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Species Dioryctria caesirufella - Hodges#5849.1

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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 caesirufella (Dioryctria caesirufella - Hodges#5849.1)
Hodges Number
5849.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dioryctria caesirufella Blanchard & Knudson, 1983
Numbers
There are 53 Dioryctria species found in America north of Mexico. (1)
Size
Forewing length:
females 8.3-10.5 mm.
males 7.2-10.4 mm.
Range
Texas (1)
Type locality: Texas, Kerr Co., Kerrville State Park
Food
Larval host is bald cypress, Taxodium distichum (L.) Rich.
Remarks
Blanchard & Knudson, 1983; Proc. Ent. Soc. Wash. 85 (1): (116-120) ,
Print References
Blanchard & Knudson, 1983. Dioryctria caesirufella, Proceedings of the Entomological Society, Washington. 85 (1): (116-120)
Knudson, E. & C. Bordelon 2008. Illustrated Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas, Vol. 3C: Micro-Moths and Geometroids.(2)
Neunzig, H.H., 2003. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.5, p. 196; pl. 3.25.(3)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.North American Moth Photographers Group
2.Illustrated Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas, Vol. 3C: Micro-Moths and Geometroids
Ed Knudson & Charles Bordelon. 2008. Texas Lepidoptera Survey, Houston. 30 pp., 18 plates.
3.The Moths of America North of Mexico. Fascicle 15.5. Pyraloidea, Pyralidae, Phycitinae
H. H. Neunzig. 2003. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.