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Species Olethreutes tilianum - Basswood Olethreutes - Hodges#2795

Basswood Olethreutes - Olethreutes tilianum Basswood Olethreutes - Hodges#2795 - Olethreutes tilianum Woodland moth - Olethreutes tilianum Basswood Olethreutes - Olethreutes tilianum Moth - Olethreutes tilianum Basswood Olethreutes - Olethreutes tilianum Olethreutes tilianum 2795 Basswood Olethreutes - Olethreutes tilianum
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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 Olethreutinae
Tribe Olethreutini
Genus Olethreutes
Species tilianum (Basswood Olethreutes - Hodges#2795)
Hodges Number
2795
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Olethreutes tiliana (Heinrich, 1923)
Exartema tiliana Heinrich, 1923 (1)
Size
wingspan: 19-21mm based on pinned photos from Moth Photographers Group
Identification
Miller (1987) has forewing and genitalia illustrated. (2)
Food
Corylus americana Marshall (American Hazelnut) Betulaceae.
Internet References
Tortricidae.com - photograph of pinned male
Database of Illinois Lepidoptera - presence in Illinois
Works Cited
1.World Catalogue of Insects, Vol. 5: Tortricidae (Lepidoptera)
John Wesley Brown, Joaquin Baixeras. 2005. Apollo Books.
2.Guide to the Olethreutine Moths of Midland North America (Tortricidae)
William E. Miller. 1987. United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Agriculture Handbook 660.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.The Barcode of Life Database (BOLD)