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Species Acleris comandrana - Hodges#3516

Tortricid - Acleris comandrana moth - Acleris comandrana - male Acleris comandrana Acleris comandrana Acleris comandrana Acleris comandrana - male Acleris comandrana - female moth - Acleris comandrana - male
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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 Tortricini
Genus Acleris
Species comandrana (Acleris comandrana - Hodges#3516)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acleris comandrana (Fernald, 1892)
Teras comandrana Fernald, 1892 (1)
Peronea comandrana
Phylogenetic sequence #620015
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from the host plant genus. (1)
Wingspan 13 mm. (1)
Most records from the northeast United States. (2)
Type locality: Amherst, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts. (3), (1)
Larval host is bastard toadflax (Comandra umbellata). (4), (1) Obraztsov also lists bog rosemary (Andromeda). (5)
Print References
Fernald, C.H., 1892. New North American microlepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist 24(5): 121. (1)