Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Southern Pineconeworm Moth
Dioryctria amatella (Hulst, 1887)


Family: Pyralidae
Subfamily: Phycitinae
Identification:
Wing Span: 2.2-3.0 cm
Life History:
Flight:
Caterpillar Hosts: longleaf pinePinus palustris and probably other Pinus spp .
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