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Species Phalonidia memoranda - Hodges#3808

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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 Phalonidia
Species memoranda (Phalonidia memoranda - Hodges#3808)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Phalonidia memoranda Razowski, 1997 (1)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet is Latin meaning "a short note serving as a reminder." Razowski notes,"this species has separate position withing the genus and thus is placed at the end of the system of the Holarctic Phalonidia." (1)
Wingspan 11-13 mm. (1)
Adult - see original description in Print References. (1)
Records from southeastern Canada and northeastern United States. (2)
Holotype male: Ottawa, Canada, 8.VII.1906 (C.H. Young). (1)
Paratypes: male Ottawa, Canada, 2.VII.1906 (C.H. Young); male & female Norway Bay, Quebec, 21 and 22.VII.1939 (G.A. Hobbs); male Grand Band, Ont., 11.VII.1938 (T.N. Freeman); female Knowlton, Quebec, 11.VII.1929 (J. McDunnough); female Knowlton, Quebec, 8.VII.1928 (J.A. Adams). (1)
Print References
Razowski, J., 1997. Cochylini (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) of Canada. Acta Zoologica Cracoviensia 40(1): 116. (1) (PDF)