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Species Gelechia versutella - Hodges#1966

Gelechia versutella - Hodges #1966 - Gelechia versutella
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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 Gelechia
Species versutella (Gelechia versutella - Hodges#1966)
Hodges Number
1966
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Gelechia versutella Zeller, 1873
Size
Forewing length 6.5-7.5 mm. (1)
Range
Montana and Wyoming to Texas and California. (2), (1)
Season
The flight period is March to September. (3)
Food
Powell & Opler (2009) reported the larvae are reported on several species of Populus. (1)
Populus fremontii (cottonwood)
Populus tremuloides (aspen)
Print References
Braun, A. 1921. Two weeks of collecting in Glacier National Park. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 73: 10. (4)
Busck, A. 1903. A revision of the American moths of the family Gelechiidae, with descriptions of new species. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 25: 878. (5)
Dyar, H.G.. 1903. Descriptions of the larvae of some moths from Colorado. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 25: 408. (6)
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press, pl. 8, fig. 23; p. 91. (1)
Zeller, 1873. Beitr├Ąge zur Kentniss der Nordamericanischen Nachtfalter besonders der Microlepidopteren 53.
Works Cited
1.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
2.Essig Museum of Entomology, California Moth Species List
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.Two weeks collecting in Glacier National Park
Annette F. Braun. 1921. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 73(1): 1-23.
5.A revision of the American moths of the family Gelechiidae, with descriptions of new species
August Busck. 1903. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 25: 767-938.
6.Descriptions of the larvae of some moths from Colorado
Harrison G. Dyar. 1903. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 25: 369-412.
7.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems