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Species Cydia membrosa - Hodges#3458

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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 Cydia
Species membrosa (Cydia membrosa - Hodges#3458)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cydia membrosa (Heinrich, 1926)
Laspeyresia membrosa Heinrich, 1926 (1)
Explanation of Names
membra is Greek for a kind of insect. (2)
Genus includes 47 spp., including the Codling moth and the Mexican Jumping Bean Borer. (3)
Wingspan 12-16 mm. (1)

Det. Richard Brown, 2008
sw. US (s. CA to Dallas & Houston) / Mex. - Map (1)(4)
May-Oct in TX (BG data)
Larval hosts are honey mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa) and velvet mesquite (Prosopis velutina). (5)
Types: San Antonio, TX (Busck, 6-29-17); Brownsville, TX (June); Kerrville, TX (F.C. Pratt, May 06); Hot Springs, AZ (from mesquite, 26-06); Baboquivari Mountains, Pima County, AZ (O.C. Poling, July 15-30, 1903); La Puerto Valley, CA (Geo. H. Field, July, 1911); Charlestown Mountains, southern NV (O.G. Poling, 1-15 July, 1921); Clark County, NV (May 16-23).
Print References
Heinrich, C., 1926. Revision of the North American moths of the subfamilies Laspeyresiinae and Olethreutinae. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 132: 49. (1)