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Species Olethreutes baccatanum - Hodges#2813

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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 baccatanum (Olethreutes baccatanum - Hodges#2813)
Hodges Number
2813
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Olethreutes baccatanum (McDunnough, 1942)
Exartema baccatanum McDunnough, 1942
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet taken from the host plant (Gaylussacia baccata).
Identification
Range
Scattered records from Ontario, Massachusetts, Maryland, Tennessee and Oklahoma. (1)
Type locality: Canada, Ontario, South March.
Food
Larval host is black huckleberry (Gaylussacia baccata). (2)
Print References
McDunnough, J.H., 1942. Tortricid notes and descriptions. The Canadian Entomologist 74(4): 65.