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Species Choristoneura rosaceana - Oblique-banded Leafroller - Hodges#3635

 
 
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Phylogeny of the tribe Archipini (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Tortricinae) and evolutionary correlates of novel secondary...
By Dombroskie, J.J. & F.A.H. Sperling
Zootaxa. 3729(1): 1-62., 2013
Dombroskie, J.J. & F.A.H. Sperling, 2013. Phylogeny of the tribe Archipini (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Tortricinae) and evolutionary correlates of novel secondary sexual structures. Zootaxa. 3729(1): 1-62.

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Abstract:

We reconstructed a preliminary phylogeny for the economically important tribe Archipini (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Tortricinae) based on 135 exemplar species (including four outgroups) and a combined analyses of 28S rDNA and COI DNA using maximum parsimony, maximum likelihood, and Bayesian analyses. A summary tree was produced as the majority rule consensus tree by first assembling all clades that were present in more than 50% of analyses. Based on the results of the analyses, several taxonomic changes are suggested. After mapping secondary sexual characters (SSCs), host plant breadth, and geographic distribution onto the phylogeny, we examined correspondences among these traits using two-by- two χ2 tests and ancestral character state reconstructions. Absence of SSCs was associated with decreased host plant breadth and colonization of the New World, but was not significantly associated with the presence of other SSCs. There is a strong likelihood of an Australasian origin for Archipini. We propose the synonymy of Archepandemis Mutuura with Pandemis Hübner (new synonymy); the synonymy of Cudonigera Obraztsov & Powell with Choristoneura Lederer (new synonymy); and elevation of Anaphelia Razowski, Sacaphelia Razowski, and Zelotherses Lederer to genera from sub- genera of Aphelia Hübner (revised status). Epiphyas Turner, may be subordinate within Clepsis Guenée, but further study is needed to confirm this.

New Argyrotaenia and Choristoneura Moths from Florida
By John B. Heppner
Florida Entomologist, Vol. 72, No. 1, pp. 102-103, 1989
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The fauna and flora of El Segundo Sand Dunes. Two new Phaloniid moths
By John A. Comstock
Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences, 38(2): 115-119, 1939

The Moths of North America north of Mexico Fascicle 8.1 Sparganothini and Atteriini
By Jerry A. Powell & John W. Brown
The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, 2012
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Biological and taxonomic studies on Tortricine moths, ....
By Jerry A. Powell
University of California Publications in Entomology , 1964
Biological and Taxonomic Studies on Tortricine Moths, with reference to the species in California Vol. 32, 1-317.

Variation in the female frenulum in Tortricidae (Lepidoptera). Part 3. Tortricinae
By Sabrina Monsalve, Sabrina, Jason Dombroskie, Jason & H. Y. Lam, Winnie & Rota, Jadranka.
Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 113: 335-370, 2011
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Discovery of two new species and genera of shaggy tortricids related to Synnoma and Niasoma (Tortricidiae: Sparganothini).
By Jerry A. Powell
Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera 24(1): 61-71, 1985
Powell, J.A., 1985. Discovery of two new species and genera of shaggy tortricids related to Synnoma and Niasoma (Tortricidiae: Sparganothini). Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera 24(1): 61-71.

Revision of the genus Lorita Busck (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Cochylini), with a description of a new species.
By Michael G. Pogue
Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 90(4): 440-457, 1988
Pogue, M.G., 1988. Revision of the genus Lorita Busck (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Cochylini), with a description of a new species. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 90(4): 457.

 
 
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