Emmalocera umbricostella

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Emmalocera umbricostella
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Clade: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Pyralidae
Genus: Emmalocera
Species: E. umbricostella
Binomial name
Emmalocera umbricostella
Ragonot, 1888[1]

Emmalocera umbricostella is a species of snout moth in the genus Emmalocera. It was described by Ragonot in 1888. It is found in Taiwan,[2] India, Borneo, the Philippines, Java, China and Korea.[3]

The larvae have been recorded on Saccharum officinarum.[4]


  1. ^ "GlobIZ search". Global Information System on Pyraloidea. Retrieved 2011-09-29. 
  2. ^ TaiBNET - Catalogue of Life in Taiwan
  3. ^ The Systematic Study on the Formosan Pyralidae
  4. ^ PlantBanimal associations