Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Melanocinclis lineigera (Hodges, 1962)


Family: Cosmopterigidae
Subfamily: Cosmopteriginae
Identification:
Wing Span: 0.6-0.7 cm
Life History:
Flight: April to September.
Caterpillar Hosts: Cones of Pinus sp.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: New Jersey to Florida and Texas.
Conservation:
NCGR:
Management Needs:
Comments:
Taxonomy Notes: None.