Tamsica floricolans

Scientific classification

Kingdom:
Animalia

Phylum:
Arthropoda

Class:
Insecta

Order:
Lepidoptera

Family:
Crambidae

Genus:
Tamsica

Species:
T. floricolans

Binomial name

Tamsica floricolans
(Butler, 1883)

Synonyms

Gesneria floricolens Butler, 1883
Hednota floricolans
Talis floricolans

Tamsica floricolans is a moth of the Crambidae family. It is endemic to Oahu, Molokai and Lanai.
Adults have been reared from whitish larvae among the roots of sugarcane. The larvae spin a frail cocoon in the soil.
External links[edit]

Insects of Hawaii. Volume 8, Pyraloidea

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