Cossidae


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Cossidae

[′käs·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The goat or carpenter moths, a family of heavy- bodied lepidopteran insects in the superfamily Cossoidea having the abdomen extending well beyond the hindwings.
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Identificacion de instares larvales de Comadia redtenbacheri (Hamm) (Lepidoptera: Cossidae).
Mating disruption of a carpenter moth, Cossus insularis (Lepidoptera: Cossidae) in apple orchards with synthetic sex pheromone, and registration of the pheromone as an agrochemical.
(8) Folhas (u) -- -- x TENTHREDINIDAE Periclista marginicollis Folhas (m) x (Norton, 1861) (4,7) XYELIDAE Megaxyela major (Cresson, Folhas (m) x -- -- 1880) (4,7) LEPIDOPTERA COLEOPHORIDAE Coleophora laticornella Brotos e folhas (m) x (Clemens, 1860) (4,7) COSSIDAE Cossula magnifica Troncos (f) x (Strecker, 1876) (2,7) DEPRESSARIIDAE Timocratica palpalis Tonco e Ramos (n) -- x x (Zeller, 1877) (3,5) EREBIDAE Catocala maestosa Hulst, Folhas (m) x 1884 e Catocala spp.
Se les conoce tambien como parasitoides facultativos de Comadia redtenbacheri (Lepidoptera: Cossidae) en Tlaxcala, Hidalgo y la Ciudad de Mexico (Hernandez-Zetina, 2009).
The caterpillar belonging to the family Cossidae (Lepidoptera) is recognized as a borer into the C.