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Species Dichrorampha caribe - Hodges#3414.21

moth - Dichrorampha caribe moth - Dichrorampha caribe
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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 Olethreutinae
Tribe Grapholitini
Genus Dichrorampha
Species caribe (Dichrorampha caribe - Hodges#3414.21)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dichrorampha caribe Brown, 2020
USA: Florida.
Holotype: Belize: Caye Caulker.
See Also
Dichrorampha manilkara is "usually paler and more subdued". A "teardrop-shaped pouch containing a cluster of smooth, broad, pale brown scales arising near the base of the tibia" is replaced in caribe by a "dense patch of elongate black scales all along the tibia".
Print References
Brown, J., 2020. Male Secondary Features Discriminate Two Closely Related Species of Dichrorampha (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Grapholitini). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 122(2) 285; figs. 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 10.
Internet References