Dioryctria abietella (Dark Pine Knot-horn)

Dioryctria abietella (Dark Pine Knot-horn)
Originator: Frode Falkenberg

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: «Micro-heterocera» (Micro-moths)
Family: Pyralidae (Snout moths)
Subfamily: Phycitinae
Genus: Dioryctria
Species: Dioryctria abietella (Dark Pine Knot-horn)

Norwegian name: Grankonglesmalmott

Host plants: Common Silver Fir (Abies alba), Douglas Fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii), Fir (Abies), Larch (Larix), Pine (Pinus), Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris), Spruce (Picea)