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Species Tesuquea hawleyana - Hodges#2324

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Carposinoidea (Fruitworm Moths)
Family Carposinidae (Fruitworm Moths)
Genus Tesuquea
Species hawleyana (Tesuquea hawleyana - Hodges#2324)
Hodges Number
2324
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tesuquea hawleyana Klots, 1936 (1)
Explanation of Names
Named in honor of Frank Hawley Ward (1876-1958) of Rochester, New York. Ward was an electrical engineer and ran the family business, Ward's Natural Science Establishment, for a number of years. (1)
Size
Forewing length: 6.5-8.0 mm. (2).
Identification
A very distinct moth, well-defined, dark patches at the forewing base and midcosta. (2).
Range
Records from Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, and northern Arizona. (2)
Holotype male and one paratype male, Hyde State Park, Little Tesuque Canyon, Sangre de Cristo Range, near Santa Fe, New Mexico, July 27-August 10, 1932 (Klots). (1)
Habitat
Moderate to high elevations. (2)
Food
Unknown. (2)
Print References
Davis, D. 1969. A revision of the American moths of the family Carposinidae (Lepidoptera: Carposinoidea). Bulletin of the United States National Museum. 289: 60-62 (3).
Klots, A.B. 1936. New North American microlepidoptera. American Museum Novitates no. 867: 4. (1)
Works Cited
1.New North American microlepidoptera.
Alexander B. Klots. 1936. American Museum novitates no. 867: 1-6.
2.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
3.A revision of the American moths of the family Carposinidae (Lepidoptera: Carposinoidea)
Donald R. Davis. 1969. United States National Museum Bulletin, 289.
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
5.North American Moth Photographers Group