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Species Aethes seriatana - Seriated Aethes Moth - Hodges#3760.1

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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 Cochylini
Genus Aethes
Species seriatana (Seriated Aethes Moth - Hodges#3760.1)
Hodges Number
3760.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aethes seriatana (Zeller, 1875)
Conchylis seriatana Zeller, 1875 (1)
Phtheochroa seriatana
Number 3850 in the 1983 Hodges Checklist.
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin seriatus meaning "in a series, arranged in rows" for the black scales arranged in a series of tiny lines along the anal margin of the forewings (nigro-squamulatis, serie lineolarum fuscarum marginis postici).
Identification
Identified by Michael Sabourin
Range
Mostly southeastern United States: Texas to Florida, north at least to Maryland.
Type locality: Texas (Boll). (1)
See Also
Aethes baloghi and Aethes patricia can't reliably be distinguished without examination of genitalia.
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: 244. (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.North American Moth Photographers Group
3.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems