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Species Lineostriastiria biundulalis - Hodges#9760

Lineostriastiria biundulalis - Hodges #9760 - Lineostriastiria biundulalis - female Lineostriastiria biundulalis - Hodges #9760 - Lineostriastiria biundulalis Moth - Lineostriastiria biundulalis Lineostriastiria biundulalis caterpillar - Lineostriastiria biundulalis Lineostriastiria biundulalis Lineostriastiria biundulalis Lineostriastiria biundulalis
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Stiriinae
Tribe Stiriini
Genus Lineostriastiria
Species biundulalis (Lineostriastiria biundulalis - Hodges#9760)
Hodges Number
9760
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lineostriastiria biundulalis (Zeller, 1872)
Polenta biundulalis (Zeller, 1872)
Sedenia biundulalis Zeller, 1872
Phylogenetic sequence # 931667
Size
Forewing length about 11.5 mm. (1)
Range
Western Texas.
Holotype ♀ is labeled Dallas, Texas.
Season
The adults are most common in May, and September to October.
Apparently two flights. (1)
Food
The larval host plant is unknown. (1)
-- Feeds on the flowers of Palafoxia rosea. - Contributed by Nathan C. Taylor on 29 December, 2017
Print References
Zeller, 1872. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien, 22: 502.