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Species Gretchena delicatana - Ironwood Fruitworm Moth - Hodges#3265

Gretchena delicatana - female Gretchena delicatana - male Gretchena delicatana - male Gretchena delicatana - male Gretchena delicatana - male Gretchena delicatana - male Gretchena delicatana - male Ironwood Fruitworm Moth - Gretchena delicatana
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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 Eucosmini
Genus Gretchena
Species delicatana (Ironwood Fruitworm Moth - Hodges#3265)
Hodges Number
3265
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Gretchena delicatana Heinrich, 1923
Size
Heinrich (1923) listed the wingspan 14-16 mm.
Season
Paratypes collected April- May.
Food
Heinrich (1923) reported host plant unkown.
Print References
Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States.(1)
Heinrich, C. 1923. North American Eucosmini. Bulletin of the United States, 122: 185, fig. 320.
Works Cited
1.Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States, An Identification Guide
Gilligan, Todd M., Donald J. Wright, and Loran D. Gibson. 2008. Ohio Biological Survey, P.O. Box 21370, Columbus, Ohio 43221-0370.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group
3.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems