Jocara trabalis

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Jocara trabalis
Toripalpus trabalis.JPG
Toripalpus trabalis1.JPG
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Pyralidae
Genus: Jocara[1]
Species: J. trabalis
Binomial name
Jocara trabalis
Grote, 1881[2]
Synonyms
  • Toripalpus trabalis
  • Toripalpus adulatalis Hulst, 1887

Jocara trabalis is a species of snout moth in the genus Jocara. It was described by Augustus Radcliffe Grote in 1881. It is found in North America, including Alabama, Arizona, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas and Washington.

The larvae have been recorded on Abies balsamea.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jocara Walker, 1863" at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved May 25, 2017.
  2. ^ mothphotographersgroup
  3. ^ Journal of the New York Entomological Society - Vol. 96, No. 1, Jan., 1988