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Species Olethreutes osmundana - Hodges#2829

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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 Olethreutini
Genus Olethreutes
Species osmundana (Olethreutes osmundana - Hodges#2829)
Hodges Number
2829
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Olethreutes osmundana (Fernald, 1879)
Penthina osmundana Fernald, 1879 (1)
Olethreutes ochromediana Kearfott, 1907 (2)
Argyroploce osmundana
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from the host plant genus (Osmunda).
Size
Wingspan 12 mm. (1)
Range
Records from the eastern United States and southeastern Canada. (3)
Type locality: Orono, ME (Mr. A. Allen, found feeding on Osmunda regalis, emerged July 1, 1879).
Food
Larvae are leaf tiers on:
great ragweed (Ambrosia trifida) (4)
western brackenfern (Pteridium aquilinum). (4)
cinnamon fern (Osmunda cinnamomea) (4)
royal fern (Osmunda regalis) (1)
Print References
Fernald, C.H., 1879. Tortricidae. The Canadian Entomologist 11(8): 156. (1)
Works Cited
1.Tortricidae.
Charles Henry Fernald. 1879. The Canadian Entomologist 11(8): 155-158.
2.New North American Tortricidae.
William Dunham Kearfott. 1907. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 33(1): 1-97.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.HOSTS - The Hostplants and Caterpillars Database