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Species Chionodes pseudofondella - Hodges#2110

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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 Gelechiini
Genus Chionodes
No Taxon (obscurusella group)
No Taxon (fondella complex)
Species pseudofondella (Chionodes pseudofondella - Hodges#2110)
Hodges Number
2110
Explanation of Names
Author: Busck, 1908
Food
Larvae feed in flower heads of mountain mint (Lamiaceae: Pycnanthemum).
Life Cycle
Life cycle images:
plant damage on Mountain Mint; tunnel in damaged flowers; larva; adult
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