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Species Cydia prosperana - Hodges#3476

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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 Grapholitini
Genus Cydia
Species prosperana (Cydia prosperana - Hodges#3476)
Hodges Number
3476
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cydia prosperana (Kearfott, 1907)
Enarmonia prosperana Kearfott, 1907 (1)
Grapholitha succedana Walsingham, 1879
Grapholitha prosperana
Laspeyresia prosperana
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin prospera meaning "prosperous."
Size
Wingspan 13-17 mm. (1)
Range
Records from Alaska, British Columbia and California east to Colorado. (2), (1)
Described material: Wellington, British Columbia (Taylor and Bryant); Vernon, BC (Venables); San Luis Obispo, CA (Vachell).
Food
Larval hosts are bush lupines. (1)
Print References
Kearfott, W.D., 1907. New micro-leidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist 39(4): 128. (1)
Works Cited
1.New micro-leidoptera
W.D. Kearfott. 1907. The Canadian Entomologist 39(1-6): 1-9, 53-60, 77-84, 121-128, 153-160, 211-212.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group