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Species Aproaerema adversa - Hodges#2218

Syncopacma adversa reared from Psoraldium tenuiflorum - Aproaerema adversa Syncopacma adversa reared from Psoraldium tenuiflorum - Aproaerema adversa
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths)
Subfamily Anacampsinae
Tribe Anacampsini
Genus Aproaerema
Species adversa (Aproaerema adversa - Hodges#2218)
Hodges Number
2218
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aproaerema adversa (Braun, 1930)
Syncopacma adversa (Braun, 1930)
Stomopteryx adversa Braun, 1930(1)
Size
Braun (1930) reported 13-13.5 mm wingspan.(1)
Identification
Braun (1930) original description is available online from link in print references.
Food
Braun (1930) reared on Orbexilum onobrychis [Psoralea onobrychis] (Nutt.) (French-grass).(1)
The species has been reared from larva living between leaflets of Psoraldium tenuiflorum.
Print References
Aarvik, L., B.Å. Bengtsson, H. Elven, P. Ivinskis, U. Jürivete, O. Karsholt, M. Mutanen, N. Savenkov, 2017. Nordic-Baltic Checklist of Lepidoptera. Norwegian Journal of Entomology, Supplement 3:PDF
Braun, A. 1930. Notes and new species of microlepidoptera from the Mineral Springs Region of Adams County, Ohio. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 56(1):
7. (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Notes and new species of microlepidoptera from the Mineral Springs Region of Adams County, Ohio.
Annette F. Braun. 1930. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 56(1): 1-17.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group