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Species Paralobesia liriodendrana - Tulip-tree Leaftier Moth - Hodges#2711

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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 Olethreutini
Genus Paralobesia
Species liriodendrana (Tulip-tree Leaftier Moth - Hodges#2711)
Hodges Number
2711
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Paralobesia liriodendrana (Kearfott, 1904)
Polychrosis liriodendrana Kearfott, 1904 (1), (2)
Lobesia liriodendrana
Phylogenetic sequence #620493
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from the host plant genus (Liriodendron). (1)
Size
FWL≈7mm. (3)
Wingspan 11.5-12.5 mm. (1)
Identification
Inner half of front wing uniformly lilac or leaden-blue, crossed by well-defined narrow brown lines. Ground color of outer half of front wing rich ochreous-brown. (2)
Range
Records from the eastern half of the United States. (4)
Food
Larva known to skeletonize leaves of Magnolia, in Florida (3), and on Tulip Tree (Liriodendron tulipifera), in Maryland. (5), (1)
See Also
Paralobesia viteana: ground color pale yellowish-brown
Print References
Kearfott, W.D. 1904. North American Tortricidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 30(4): 293 (1)
Works Cited
1.North American Tortricidae.
William Dunham Kearfott. 1904. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 30(4): 287-299, Pl.19-20.
2.The Grape-Berry Moth
M. V. Slingerland, with note by W. D. Kearfott. 1904. Cornell University.
3.A leaf skeletonizer, Lobesia liriodenrana, Olethreutidae, on Magnolia grandiflora in Florida
Peterson, Alvah. 1960. The Florida Entomologist 43(3):105-114.
4.North American Moth Photographers Group
5.Maryland Biodiversity Project