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Species Exoteleia anomala - Hodges#1840.1

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 Litini
Genus Exoteleia
Species anomala (Exoteleia anomala - Hodges#1840.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Exoteleia anomala Hodges, 1985
There are 8 species of the genus Exoteleia in America north of Mexico.
Hodges (1985) listed the forewing length as 4-5 mm.
Arizona to Mississippi. (1)
April to October. (1)
Pinus sp. (pine).
Print References
Hodges, R.W, 1985. A new species of Exoteleia (Gelechiidae) reared from Ponderosa pine. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 39(2): 139.
Stevens, R., 1986. Life history and habits of Exoteleia anomala Hodges, a ponderosa pine needle miner in the southwestern United States (Gelechiidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society,40(1): 23-26.