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Species Anopina triangulana - Hodges#3583

Small Moth - Anopina triangulana Unknown moth - Anopina triangulana 3583  - Anopina triangulana ? Aglossa - Anopina triangulana moth - Anopina triangulana Anopina triangulana? - Anopina triangulana Acleris look-alike - Anopina triangulana Moth on south-facing stucco wall - Anopina triangulana
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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 Cochylini
Genus Anopina
Species triangulana (Anopina triangulana - Hodges#3583)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Anopina triangulana (Kearfott, 1908) (1)
Tortrix triangulana Kearfott, 1908 (2)
Phylogenetic sequence #620232
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for "the most prominent mark on the wing ... a large blackish triangle. (2)
Forewing length 6.5-8.0 mm. (3)
Wingspan 14.5-15.5 mm. (2)
Adult - pale gray mottled with dark gray and well defined dark triangle beyond midcosta. Females with distal half mostly fuscus clouded, obscuring the triangle, and the basal area is pale ocherous or tan. (3) Also see Obraztsov (1962). (1)
California. (3)
Described material: San Francisco & San Diego, California, (W.S. Wright). (2)
Lectotype male designated by Obraztsov: San Diego, California, July 31, 1907 (W.S. Wright), in USNM. (1)
Active April to November in southern California. (3)
Larval host is willow (Salix). (4)
Print References
Kearfott, W.D., 1908. New North American Tortricidae and Tineina. Journal of The New York Entomological Society 16: 179 (2)
Works Cited
1.Anopina, a new genus of the Cnephasiini from the New World (Lepidoptera, Tortricidae)
Nicholas S.Obraztsov. 1962. American Museum Novitates 2082: 1-39.
2.New North American Tortricidæ and Tineina
W. D. Kearfott. 1908. Journal of The New York Entomological Society, 16: 167-188.
3.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
4.HOSTS - The Hostplants and Caterpillars Database