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Species Coleotechnites invictella - Hodges#1814

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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
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Coleotechnites invictella (Busck, 1908)
Recurvaria invictella Busck, 1908 (1)
Wingspan 12 mm. (2)
The original description as Recurvaria invictella Busck, is available in PDF or online at the link in the print references below. (1)
Southern California. (3), (2)
Holotype: USA: California, San Diego Co., San Diego. (2)
Adults are reported from April to May. (2)
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.
Internet References