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Species Tsinilla lineana - Hodges#2865

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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 Eucosmini
Genus Tsinilla
Species lineana (Tsinilla lineana - Hodges#2865)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tsinilla lineana (Fernald, 1901)
Eucosma lineana Fernald 1901 (1)
Hedia ? lineana (2)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin meaning "lined" for the "numerous dark longitudinal lines" on the forewing. (1)
Wingspan 15-16 mm. (1), (2)
Heppner (2003) reported the range to include Florida. (3)
Type locality: Palm Beach, FL (bred by Dr. H. Dyer).
Heppner (2003) reported March and June in Florida. (3)
Fernald (1901) and Heppner (2003) reported the host plant [Anona laurifolia] Annona glabra (pond apple). (3), (1)
Print References
Fernald, C.H. 1901. New Pyralidæ and Tortricidæ from Palm Beach, Florida. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 9: 50. (1)
Works Cited
1.New Pyralidae and Tortricidae from Palm Beach, Florida
C. H. Fernald. 1901. Journal of The New York Entomological Society, 9: 49-52.
2.Revision of the North American moths of the subfamilies Laspeyresiinae and Olethreutinae
Carl Heinrich. 1926. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 132: 1-216.
3.Arthropods of Florida and Neighboring Land Areas: Lepidoptera of Florida
J.B. Heppner. 2003. Florida Department of Agriculture 17(1): 1-670.
4.North American Moth Photographers Group