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Species Cenopis diluticostana - Spring Dead-leaf Roller - Hodges#3716

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Tortricoidea (Tortricid Moths)
Family Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Subfamily Tortricinae
Tribe Sparganothini
Genus Cenopis
Species diluticostana (Spring Dead-leaf Roller - Hodges#3716)
Hodges Number
3716
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cenopis diluticostana Walsingham, 1879
Sparganothis quercana (C.H. Fernald, 1882)
Size
wingspan about 12-14 mm, based on three Internet photos
Range
Eastern North America, Quebec to Florida(1), Ontario to Texas(2) and Nebraska. (3), (4), (5), (6)
Season
The main flight period appears to be March to September. (3)
Heppner (2003) reported April to May for Florida. (6)
Food
larvae feed on leaves of ash (Fraxinus spp.) and perhaps oak (based on name of synonym quercana referring to Quercus species)
Print References
Powell, J.A. & J.W. Brown, 2012. The Moths of North America, Fascicle 8.1. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, p. 102; pl. D.20-23. (7)