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Species Bucculatrix transversata - Hodges#0533

Bucculatrix transversata
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gracillarioidea (Ribbed Cocoon-maker and Leaf Blotch Miner Moths)
Family Bucculatricidae (Ribbed Cocoon-maker Moths)
Genus Bucculatrix
No Taxon (Section II (aster and mint leafminers))
Species transversata (Bucculatrix transversata - Hodges#0533)
Hodges Number
0533
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Bucculatrix transversata Braun, 1910 (1)
Numbers
Bucculatrix includes more than 100 named species in America north of Mexico. (2)
Size
Wingspan 7 mm. (1)
Range
California. (3)
Food
This specimen was raised from Artemisia douglasiana Besser (Douglas' sagewort).
Print References
Braun, A. 1910. New species of Tineina from California. Entomological News, and Proceedings of the Entomological Section of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 21(4): 177. (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.New species of Tineina from California.
Annette F. Braun. 1910. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 21: 171-179.
2.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
3.Essig Museum of Entomology, California Moth Species List