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Schreckensteinia erythriella

(Schreckensteinia erythriella)

Description

Schreckensteinia erythriella is a moth of the family Schreckensteiniidae. It is found in north-eastern North America, including and possibly limited to Illinois. The wingspan is 10–12 mm. The larvae feed on the flowers or fruits of Rhus species.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Insecta
Order:Lepidoptera
Family:Schreckensteiniidae
Genus:Schreckensteinia
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