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Species Loxostege offumalis - Hodges#5014

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 Pyraustinae
Genus Loxostege
Species offumalis (Loxostege offumalis - Hodges#5014)
Hodges Number
5014
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Loxostege offumalis (Hulst, 1886)
Botis offumalis Hulst, 1886
Numbers
There are 25 species of the genus Loxostege listed for America north of Mexico. (1), (2)
Size
Hulst (1886) reported a wingspan of 18 mm.
Range
Southern California.
Season
February and March.
Print References
Hulst, G.D., 1886. Descriptions of new Pyralidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 13: 150.
Munroe, E., 1976. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 13.2a. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, p. 75; pl. 4.37-38. (3)
Works Cited
1.Check list of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico.
Hodges, et al. (editors). 1983. E. W. Classey, London. 284 pp.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group
3.The Moths of America North of Mexico - Fascicle 13.2a - Pyralidae: Pyraustinae
Eugene Munroe. 1976. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems