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Species Sparganothoides lentiginosana - Lentiginos Moth - Hodges#3731

Lentiginos Moth - Sparganothoides lentiginosana - male Leafroller sp.? - Sparganothoides lentiginosana Hodges #3731 - Lentiginos Moth - Sparganothoides lentiginosana - male Sparganothoides lentiginosana unknown moth - Sparganothoides lentiginosana Shimmery brown moth - Sparganothoides lentiginosana Sparganothoides lentiginosana - Lentiginos Moth - Sparganothoides lentiginosana Moth unknown - Sparganothoides lentiginosana - male
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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 Tortricinae
Tribe Sparganothini
Genus Sparganothoides
Species lentiginosana (Lentiginos Moth - Hodges#3731)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Sparganothoides lentiginosana (Walsingham, 1879)
Capua lentiginosana Walsingham, 1879 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence #620384
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from lentiginose meaning "freckled," for the forewing "sparingly dotted with fuscous." (1)
Wingspan 14 mm. (1)
Forewing variably light brown to dull orangish with dark dots scattered across wing. A diffuse dark spot near center of wing often appears smudged. HW light gray, semitransparent. Head pale gray, with prominent snout.
Heppner (2003) reported the range to include North Carolina to Florida, Arkansas to Texas.(2)
Heppner (2003) reported February to May, July to September, December. (2)
Heppner (2003) reported to host unknown. (2)
See Also
Males do not have a costal fold.
Print References
Powell, J.A. & J.W. Brown, 2012. The Moths of North America, Fascicle 8.1. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.: p. 48; pl. A.43-47. (4)
Walsingham, Lord. 1879. North-American Torticidae. Illustrations of typical specimens of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the collection of the British Museum 4: 22; Pl.65. f.5. (1)
Works Cited
1.North-American Torticidae
Thomas, Lord Walsingham. 1879. Illustrations of typical specimens of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the collection of the British Museum. 4.
2.Arthropods of Florida and Neighboring Land Areas: Lepidoptera of Florida
J.B. Heppner. 2003. Florida Department of Agriculture 17(1): 1-670.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.The Moths of North America north of Mexico Fascicle 8.1 Sparganothini and Atteriini
Jerry A. Powell & John W. Brown. 2012. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.
5.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems