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Species Eugnosta brownana - Hodges#3764.1

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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 Cochylini
Genus Eugnosta
Species brownana (Eugnosta brownana - Hodges#3764.1)
Hodges Number
3764.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eugnosta brownana Metzler & Forbes, 2012 (1)
Explanation of Names
"The specific name of this species, brownana recognizes John W. Brown’s contributions to the study of Tortricidae. John Brown shares personal friendships with Greg Forbes and Eric Metzler that span many years." (1)
Size
Forewing length 4.2–7.1 mm. (1)
Identification
See Metzler & Forbes, 2012 in Print References below.
Range
Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona. (1)
Holotype male: White Sands National Monument, Otero County, New Mexico, 17 May 2010 (Eric. H. Metzler). (1)
Print References
Metzler, E.H. & Forbes, G.S. 2012. The Lepidoptera of White Sands National Monument 5: Two new species of Cochylini (Lepidoptera, Tortricidae, Tortricinae) Zootaxa 3444: 51–60. (1)