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Species Rolandylis maiana - Kearfott's Rolandylis Moth - Hodges#3837

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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 Cochylini
Genus Rolandylis
Species maiana (Kearfott's Rolandylis Moth - Hodges#3837)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Rolandylis maiana (Kearfott, 1907) (1)
Phalonia maiana Kearfott, 1907 (2)
Phtheochroa maiana
Cochylis maiana Razowski (2009)
Rolandylis catalonica Gibeaux, 1985
Phylogenetic sequence #620198
Explanation of Names
Number 3838 in the 1983 Hodges Checklist.
"Rolandylis was synonymized with Cochylis by Razowski (2009), and restated (2011). We consider Rolandylis to be a separate genus." (1)
Wingspan 7.5-9.0 mm. (2)
See Pogue, 2001, in Print References below.
Described material: Essex County Park, Essex County and Great Notch, Passaic County, New Jersey, May 4th to 17th (Kearfott).
Print References
Kearfott, W.D. 1907. New North American Tortricidae. (Phalonia), Transactions of the American Entomological Society 33(1): 82. (2)
Pogue, M.G. 2001. Revised status of Rolandylis Gibeaux (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Cochylini), with descriptions of two new species from North America. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington. 103(4): 790.
Works Cited
1.An updated check list of the Cochylina (Tortricidae, Tortricinae, Euliini) of North America north of Mexico including...
Metzler, E.H. & Brown, J.W. 2014. Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society 68(4): 274–282.
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.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems