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Species Scrobipalpula sacculicola - Hodges#2022

Unid Leafminer WPsj1 - Scrobipalpula sacculicola Scrobipalpula sacculicola Leaf mine - Scrobipalpula sacculicola Moth - Scrobipalpula sacculicola Scrobipalpula sacculicola Durant Nature Preserve leaf miner on Solidago canadensis D4930 2023 2 - Scrobipalpula sacculicola Durant Nature Preserve leaf miner on Solidago canadensis D4930 adult 2023 1 - Scrobipalpula sacculicola Durant Nature Preserve leaf miner on Solidago canadensis D4930 adult 2023 3 - Scrobipalpula sacculicola
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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 Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths)
Subfamily Gelechiinae
Tribe Gnorimoschemini
Genus Scrobipalpula
Species sacculicola (Scrobipalpula sacculicola - Hodges#2022)
Hodges Number
2022
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Scrobipalpula sacculicola (Braun, 1925)
Phthorimaea sacculicola Braun, 1925
Numbers
Thirteen Scrobipalpula species are listed for America north of Mexico. (MPG list)
Size
12-12.5 mm (Braun 1925)
Identification
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (1)
Range
Scattered records throughout much of eastern North America. There is also a Colorado record. (BOLD)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some collection locations and dates.
Food
Leaf miner of goldenrod (Solidago) (Braun 1925)
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Braun, A.F. 1925. Some undescribed Microlepidoptera and notes on life histories. Transactions of the American Entomological Society. 51(1): 13