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Genus Ancylis

Strawberry Leafroller Moth - Hodges #3374 - Ancylis comptana Unidentified Ancylis Moth - Hodges 3388.97 - Ancylis sp Ancylis apicana male genitalia - Ancylis apicana - male Ancylis sp. - Ancylis Ancylis platanana Ancylis semiovana? - Ancylis Moth 22 - Ancylis laciniana Ancylis tenebrica
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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 Enarmoniini
Genus Ancylis
Explanation of Names
Ancylis Hübner, 1825
Epicharis Hübner, 1825
Anchylopera Stephens, 1829
Philalcea Stephens, 1835
Phoxopteryx Sodoffsky, 1837
Sideria Guenée, 1845
Numbers
Powell & Opler (2009) states "there are about 35 described species of Ancylis in America north of Mexico" (1)
Moth Photographers Group (2014) lists 39 described species of the genus. (2)
Print References
Gilligan, T.M, P. Huemer & B. Wiesmair. 2016. Different continents, same species? Resolving the taxonomy of some Holarctic Ancylis Hübner (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Zootaxa 4178 (3): 347-370 (3)
Hübner, J., 1825. Verzeichniss bekannter Schmettlinge: 376.
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group - pinned adults of most species.