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Cecidoses eremita

(Cecidoses eremita)

Description

Cecidoses eremita is a moth of the family Cecidosidae. It was described by John Curtis in 1835. It is found in South America, including Uruguay and Argentina. The larvae feed on Schinus dependens. They create galls.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Insecta
Order:Lepidoptera
Family:Cecidosidae
Genus:Cecidoses
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