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Species Platphalonidia albertae - Hodges#3828

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 Cochylini
Genus Platphalonidia
Species albertae (Platphalonidia albertae - Hodges#3828)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Platphalonidia albertae Razowski, 1997 (1)(2)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for the type location.
Wingspan 15 mm. (1)
Holotype male: Nordegg, Alberta, 9.VI.1921 (J. McDunnough).
Print References
Razowski, J., 1997. Cochylini (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) of Canada. Acta Zoologica Cracoviensia 40(1): 118. (1)
Works Cited
1.Cochylini (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) of Canada
Razowski, J. 1997. Acta Zoologica Cracoviensia. 40(1):107-163.
2.A molecular phylogeny of Cochylina, with confirmation of its relationship to Euliina (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae)
Brown, J.W. L. Aarvik, M. Heikkilä, R. Brown, M. Mutanen. 2019. Systematic Entomology.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems