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Species Apotomis albeolana - Hodges#2763

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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 Apotomis
Species albeolana (Apotomis albeolana - Hodges#2763)
Hodges Number
2763
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Endopiza albeolana (Zeller, 1875)
Penthina albeolana Zeller, 1875 (1)
Aphania albeolana (2)
Olethreutes albeolana
Argyroploce albeolana
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin meaning "white" for this species that is "pure white [rein weiss] with a little foggy-grey [wenig grau nebelig]." (1)
Size
Wingspan 17-19 mm. (2)
Identification
Range
Records from the northeast United States and southeast Canada. (3)
Type locality: Massachusetts, (Burgess, 15 August).
Food
Larvae are leaf rollers of birch (Betula). (2)
Print References
Zeller, P.C., 1875. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der nordamericanischen Nachtfalter, besonders der Microlepidopteren. Verhandlungen der kaiserlich-königlichen zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien, 25: 262. (1)
Works Cited
1.Beiträge zur Kenntniss der nordamericanischen Nachtfalter, besonders der Microlepidopteren, vol. 3.
Phillip Christoph Zeller. 1875. Verhandlungen der kaiserlich-königlichen zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien, 25: 207-360.
2.Revision of the North American moths of the subfamilies Laspeyresiinae and Olethreutinae
Carl Heinrich. 1926. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 132: 1-216.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group