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Species Coleotechnites invictella - Hodges#1814

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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 Litini
Genus Coleotechnites
Species invictella (Coleotechnites invictella - Hodges#1814)
Hodges Number
1814
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Coleotechnites invictella (Busck, 1908)
Recurvaria invictella Busck, 1908 (1)
Size
Wingspan 12 mm. (2)
Identification
The original description as Recurvaria invictella Busck, is available in PDF or online at the link in the print references below. (1)
Range
Southern California. (3), (2)
Holotype: USA: California, San Diego Co., San Diego. (2)
Season
Adults are reported from April to May. (2)
Food
Unknown.
Print References
Busck, A. 1908. Descriptions of two new Gelechiidae from California. Entomological News, and Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 19: 14.
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