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Species Pelochrista reversana - Hodges#3157

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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 Eucosmini
Genus Pelochrista
Species reversana (Pelochrista reversana - Hodges#3157)
Hodges Number
3157
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pelochrista reversana (Kearfott,1907) (1)
Eucosma reversana Kearfott, 1907 (2)
Phylogenetic sequence #621017
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet means "reversed" for the moth that "much resembles E. atomosana Fern., but can readily be separated, as the direction of the stripes are reversed." (2)
Size
Forewing length 7.7-10.9 mm. (1)
Wingspan 17-20 mm. (2), (3)
Identification
Adult - see Wright (2008). (1)
Range
Arizona to Texas, Colorado, Kansas. (1)
Types: San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas (Dr. Wm. Barnes).
Print References
Kearfott, W.D. 1907. New North American Tortricidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 33(1): 22. (2)
Works Cited
1.Nearctic Eucosmini (Tortricidae) associated with Pelochrista occipitana (Zeller) and Eucosma biquadrana ...
Donald J. Wright. 2008. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 62(4): 216–231.
2.New North American Tortricidae.
William Dunham Kearfott. 1907. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 33(1): 1-97.
3.Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae
Carl Heinrich. 1923. United States National Museum Bulletin 123: 1-298.