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Species Dioryctria cambiicola - Western Pine Moth - Hodges#5854

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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 Pyralidae (Pyralid Moths)
Subfamily Phycitinae
Tribe Phycitini
Genus Dioryctria
Species cambiicola (Western Pine Moth - Hodges#5854)
Hodges Number
5854
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dioryctria cambiicola (Dyar, 1914)
Pinipestis cambiicola Dyar, 1914 (1)
Size
Powell & Opler (2009) listed the forewing length as 13.5-15.5 mm. (2)
Range
California to New Mexico, north to British Columbia and Montana. (3), (2)
Holotype collected Flathead Reservation, Montana. (4)
Season
Powell & Opler (2009) reported adults in July and August. (2)
Heinrich (1956) reported adults from July to September. (5)
Food
Powell & Opler (2009) reported the larvae feeding on the cambium of Pinus species including P. ponderosa. (2)
Several references list Pinus coulteri, and P. contorta. (6), (7)
Remarks
There are many websites with information about the pest status of this species group.
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group. (8)
Print References
Dyar, H.G., 1914. Two new Phycitinae from Montana. Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus, 2(1): 2. (1)
Heinrich, C., 1956. American moths of the subfamily Phycitinae. United States National Museum Bulletin 207: 156, figs. 390, 876. (5)
Neunzig, H.H., 2003. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.5, p. 187; pl. 7.7. (4)
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, plate 25.47, p. 192. (2)
Works Cited
1.Two new Phycitinae from Montana
Harrison G. Dyar. 1914. Insecutor Inscitiae Menstruus, 2(1): 2.
2.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
3.American species of Dioryctria (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) Western Canadian species of the Zimmermani group
Akira Mutuura, Eugene Munroe, D. A. Ross. 1969. The Canadian Entomologist 101(10): 1009-1023.
4.The Moths of America North of Mexico. Fascicle 15.5. Pyraloidea, Pyralidae, Phycitinae
H. H. Neunzig. 2003. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.
5.American moths of the subfamily Phycitinae
Carl Heinrich. 1956. United States National Museum Bulletin 207: 1-581.
6.Western Forest Insects
Furniss, R.L. and Carolin, V.M. 1977. 1977. U.S.D.A. Forest Service Misc. Publ. 1339.
7.Cone and seed insects of western forest trees
F.P. Keen. 1958. USDA Tech. Bull. 1169: vi+168 pp.
8.North American Moth Photographers Group
9.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems