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Species Olethreutes astrologana - The Astronomer - Hodges#2837

Starry night sky on a dime - Olethreutes astrologana Small moth w metallic spots - Olethreutes astrologana micromoth - Olethreutes astrologana Tan / brown moth with reflective spots - Olethreutes astrologana Olethreutes astrologana Olethreutes astrologana? - Olethreutes astrologana 2837 The Astronomer Moth (Olethreutes astrologana) - Olethreutes astrologana The Astronomer - Olethreutes astrologana
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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 Olethreutinae
Tribe Olethreutini
Genus Olethreutes
Species astrologana (The Astronomer - Hodges#2837)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Olethreutes astrologana Zeller, 1875
Sericoris astrologana Zeller, 1875
Olethreutes coronana Kearfott, 1907
See Also
Olethreutes coruscana and Olethreutes ferrolineana - See Print References below. Forbes mentions in reference to Olethreutes coruscana, "Blue dots on basal part of wing evenly scattered; on apical part arranged in three oblique series, which indicate the outer side of the median fascia, and the edges of the subterminal fascia of coruscana, but with these fasciae no darker than the ground." - At that time, coruscana and ferrolineana were considered to be synonyms.
Print References
Forbes, W. T. M., 1920. The Lepidopteras of New York and neighboring states, primitive forms Microlepidoptera, Pyraloids, Bombyces. 454