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Species Epiblema dorsisuffusana - Hodges#3206

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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 Olethreutinae
Tribe Eucosmini
Genus Epiblema
Species dorsisuffusana (Epiblema dorsisuffusana - Hodges#3206)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Epiblema dorsisuffusana (Kearfott, 1908) (1)
Eucosma dorsisuffusana Kearfott, 1908 (2)
Phylogentic sequence #621102
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet means "suffused dorsally."
Wingspan 17.5-24 mm. (2), (1)
Records from Illinois to Maine, south to Maryland and southern Ohio. Also Florida. (3)
Types/material examined: Cincinnati, OH (Miss Braun, June 6-23); Pittsburgh, PA (Henry Engel, July 3). (2)
Print References
Kearfott, W.D., 1908. New North American Tortricidæ and Tineina. Journal of The New York Entomological Society 16(3): 167. (2)
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group – images of live and pinned adults
BOLD Systems - images of pinned DNA supported specimens
Works Cited
1.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.
2.New North American Tortricidæ and Tineina
W. D. Kearfott. 1908. Journal of The New York Entomological Society, 16: 167-188.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group