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Species Meropleon diversicolor - Multicolored Sedgeminer - Hodges#9427

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Apameini
Genus Meropleon
Species diversicolor (Multicolored Sedgeminer - Hodges#9427)
Hodges Number
9427
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Meropleon diversicolor (Morrison, 1874)
Demas diversicolor Morrison, 1874
Meropleon diversicolor diversicolor Morrison, 1874
Meropleon diversicolor sullivani Ferguson, 1982 (1)
Season
August-September (Ontario, Canada)
Life Cycle
Larvae bore into sedges in wetlands.