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Genus Acleris

Acleris - Acleris negundana small tort on Red Osier Dogwood - Acleris cornana Unknown Tortricid Moth from Laurelwood Park, San Mateo, CA - Acleris gloveranus Tortricidae: Acleris? - Acleris Tortricid Moth? - Acleris From Vaccinium - Acleris curvalana Totricidae: Acleris - Acleris Tortricidae: Acleris - Acleris
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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 Tortricinae
Tribe Tortricini
Genus Acleris
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acleris Hübner, [1825]
Peronea Curtis, 1824
Croesia (in part)
Numbers
There are sixty-five named species of Acleris in America north of Mexico.
Range
holarctic
Remarks
Caterpillars are leaf tiers or leaf rollers.
Print References
Hübner, J., 1825. Verzeichniss bekannter Schmettlinge, p.384.
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group - pinned adults