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Species Ancylis discigerana - Yellow Birch leaffolder moth - Hodges#3358

Yellow Birch Leaffolder, 3358 - Ancylis discigerana Yellow Birch leaffolder moth - Ancylis discigerana Yellow Birch Leaffolder Moth - Hodges#3358 - Ancylis discigerana Tortricidae, Yellow Birch leaffolder on Ninebark, under side of leaf - Ancylis discigerana Tortricidae, Yellow Birch leaffolder larva - Ancylis discigerana Tortricidae, Yellow Birch leaffolder moth, lateral - Ancylis discigerana Tortricidae, Yellow Birch leaffolder moth, dorsal - Ancylis discigerana Yellow Birch leaffolder - Ancylis discigerana
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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 Enarmoniini
Genus Ancylis
Species discigerana (Yellow Birch leaffolder moth - Hodges#3358)
Hodges Number
3358
Other Common Names
Enrouleuse du bouleau jaune - In French :)… Ilze V-G.
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Ancylis discigerana (Walker, 1863)
Grapholita discigerana Walker, 1863 (1)
Phoxopteryx discigerana
Anchylopera discigerana (2)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin discus + geras meaning "bearing a disk" for the "disk of the thorax." (1)
Size
Wingspan 15-19 mm. (2)
Range
Records across North America. (3)
Type locality. Nova Scotia. (1)
Food
Larval hosts are: (4)
yellow birch (Betula alleghaniensis)
paper birch (Betula papyrifera)
common ninebark (Physocarpus opulifolius)
quaking aspen (Populus tremuloides)
clover (Trifolium)
Print References
Walker, F., 1863. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part XXVIII – Tortricites and Tineites. British Museum (Natural History), p.384. (1)