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Species Decodes fragariana - Decodes fragariana - Hodges#3574

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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 Tortricinae
Tribe Cnephasiini
Genus Decodes
Species fragariana (Decodes fragariana - Hodges#3574)
Hodges Number
3574
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Decodes fragariana (Busck, 1919)
Tortricodes fragariana Busck, 1919
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from the host genus (Fragaria). Busck's description referred to its feeding on strawberries.
Size
Forewing length 6.3-8.4 mm. (1)
Identification
Busck (1919) original description is available online in the print references.
Range
British Columbia south to San Diego, California; also Utah, Colorado, New Mexico. (1)
Type locality: Victoria, British Columbia (Mr. W. Downes).
Food
First recorded as a pest on domestic strawberries, subsequently found only on live oaks. (1)
Print References
Busck, A., 1919. Two microlepidoptera injurious to strawberry. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 21: 52.