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Species Polygrammodes oxydalis - Hodges#5228.1

Polygrammodes oxydalis - Hodges #5228.1 - Polygrammodes oxydalis - female Polygrammodes - Polygrammodes oxydalis Polygrammodes oxydalis
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Pyraloidea (Pyralid and Crambid Snout Moths)
Family Crambidae (Crambid Snout Moths)
Subfamily Spilomelinae
Genus Polygrammodes
Species oxydalis (Polygrammodes oxydalis - Hodges#5228.1)
Hodges Number
5228.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Polygrammodes oxydalis (Guenée, 1854) (1)
Formerly subspecies Polygrammodes flavidalis oxydalis
Range
Georgia, Florida, Southern Texas.
Season
Heppner (2003) reported adults from May to October. (2)
Food
Heppner (2003) reported the larvae feed on the roots of Vernonia spp. (2)
Print References
Munroe, E., 1958. Some species of Polygrammodes Guenée (Lepidoptera, Pyralidae). The Canadian Entomologist, 90(5): 257-274. (1)
Works Cited
1.Some species of Polygrammodes (Guenée) Lepidoptera: Pyralidae
Eugene Munroe. 1958. The Canadian Entomologist, 90(5): 257-274.
2.Arthropods of Florida and Neighboring Land Areas: Lepidoptera of Florida
J.B. Heppner. 2003. Florida Department of Agriculture 17(1): 1-670.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems