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Species Platphalonidia magdalenae - Hodges#3833.1

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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 Platphalonidia
Species magdalenae (Platphalonidia magdalenae - Hodges#3833.1)
Hodges Number
3833.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Platphalonidia magdalenae (Metzler & Albu, 2013)
Platphalonia magdalenae Metzler & Albu, 2013
Range
Holotype: Allensworth, Tulare Co., CA.
Remarks
Appears to be sexually dimorphic:





Print References
Metzler, E.H. & V. Albu, 2013. The description of Platphalonia magdalenae (Tortricidae, Tortricinae, Euliini, Cochylina) found nectaring diurnally on Centromadia pungens (Asteraceae) in the Central Valley of California along with a list of species of Platphalonia. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 67(3): 156-160.