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Dichomeris citrifoliella

Wikipedia Abstract

Dichomeris citrifoliella, the orange webworm moth, is a moth in the Gelechiidae family. It was described by Chambers in 1880. It is found in North America, where it has been recorded from Michigan and Wisconsin to Florida and Texas.The wingspan is about 18 mm. The forewings are ochreous yellow, densely and evenly dusted with gray and with two antemedial dark dots above and below the fold.
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Prey / Diet

Citrus aurantium (myrtle-leaved orange tree)[1]
Citrus japonica (sour orange)[1]
Ptelea trifoliata (hoptree)[1]
Zanthoxylum americanum (Common pricky-ash)[1]



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1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
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