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Species Crambus multilinellus - Hodges#5364

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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 Crambinae (Crambine Snout Moths)
Tribe Crambini (Grass-Veneers)
Genus Crambus
Species multilinellus (Crambus multilinellus - Hodges#5364)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Crambus multilinellus Fernald, 1887
multilineellus Kimball, 1965 misspelled (1)
The genus Crambus included more than 42 species in America north of Mexico. (2), (3)
Fernald (1887) reported a wingspan of 26 mm.
Heppner (2003)(1) included North Carolina to Florida, Alabama to Mississippi. (4), (5)
The adults are most common from April to August. (2)
Heppner (2003) reported March to May, September in Florida. (1)
Heppner (2003) reported the host plant as grass (Gramineae). (1)
Print References
Fernald, C.H., 1887. North American Pyralidae. Entomologica Americana, 3: 37.