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Species Olethreutes lacunanum - Lacuna Moth - Hodges#2826

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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 Olethreutinae
Tribe Olethreutini
Genus Olethreutes
Species lacunanum (Lacuna Moth - Hodges#2826)
Hodges Number
2826
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Olethreutes lacunanum (Freeman, 1941)
Exartema lacunanum Freeman, 1941
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin meaning "hollow out."
Size
Wingspan 17 mm. (1)
Identification
Range
Eastern United States and southeastern Canada. (1)
Food
Larval host is Blue Ridge blueberry (Vaccinium pallidum). (2)
Print References
Freeman T.N., 1941. New species of Canadian Lepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist 73(7): 123-127.