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Species Pigritia fidella - Hodges#1227

Genus Blastobasis or Pigritia? - Pigritia fidella Pigritia fidella Pigritia fidella Pigritia fidella Pigritia fidella 1227 - Pigritia fidella Pigritia fidella 1227 - Pigritia fidella Pigritia fidella 1227 - Pigritia fidella Pigritia fidella 1227 - Pigritia fidella
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Blastobasidae (Scavenger Moths)
Subfamily Blastobasinae (Scavenger Moths)
Tribe Blastobasini
Genus Pigritia
Species fidella (Pigritia fidella - Hodges#1227)
Hodges Number
1227
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pigritia fidella (Dietz, 1910)
Ploiophora fidella Dietz, 1900
Size
Wingspan about 12 mm.
Range
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some collection locations and dates.
Season
Most records are from June and July.
Print References
(1)
(2)
Works Cited
1.The Lepidoptera of New York and Neighboring States
William T.M. Forbes. 1923. Cornell University, Ithaca, New York; Memoir 68.
2.An annotated list of North American Blastobasinae (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Coleophoridae)
D. Adamski, R. W. Hodges. 1996. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 98: 708-740.
3.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
4.North American Moth Photographers Group