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Species Agnippe laudatella - Hodges#1769

1769  - Agnippe laudatella
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Classification
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 Agnippe
Species laudatella (Agnippe laudatella - Hodges#1769)
Hodges Number
1769
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Agnippe laudatella (Walsingham, 1907)
Gelechia laudatella Walsingham, 1907 (1)
Size
Powell & Opler (2009) listed the forewing length 4-4.7 mm. (2)
Walsingham (1907) listed a wingspan of 10.5 mm. (1)
Identification
Specimen determined by DNA analysis (BOLD). (3)
Range
Central and northern California. (2)
Holotype from Folsom, California in July. (1)
Habitat
Foothills. (2)
Season
Moth Photographers Group displays March to October records. (4)
Powell & Opler (2009) reported adults from June to October. (2)
Food
Powell & Opler (2009) reported Quercus douglasii Hook. & Arn. (Blue oak). (2)
Print References
Lee, S. & R.L. Brown, 2008. Revision of Holarctic Teleiodini (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). Zootaxa 1818: 1-55 (5)
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press, pl. 7, fig. 41; p. 86. (2)
Walsingham, L., 1907. Descriptions of new North American tineid moths, with a generic table of the family Blastobasidae. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 33, p. 197. (1).
Works Cited
1.Descriptions of new North American tineid moths, with a generic table of the family Blastobasidae
Thomas, Lord Walsingham. 1907. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 33(1567): 197-228.
2.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
3.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
4.North American Moth Photographers Group
5.Revision of Holarctic Teleiodini (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae)
Sangmi Lee & Richard L. Brown (2008). 2008. Zootaxa 1818: 1–55 .