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Species Acleris pulverosana - Hodges#3531

Moth, Stately, Royal colors 11/11/10 - Acleris pulverosana Acleris Moth - Acleris pulverosana Hasty Acleris (Acleris hastiana) - Acleris pulverosana Tortricidae, reared on Willow, spent pupa - Acleris pulverosana Acleris hastiana - Acleris pulverosana Tortricidae, pupa - Acleris pulverosana Acleris hastiana - Acleris pulverosana Acleris hastiana - Acleris pulverosana
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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 Tortricini
Genus Acleris
Species pulverosana (Acleris pulverosana - Hodges#3531)
Hodges Number
3531
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acleris pulverosana (Walker, 1863)
Teras pulverosana Walker, 1863 (1) TL: Hudson Bay, Canada
Food
In North America recorded on blueberry (Vaccinium), bog rosemary (Andromeda), Ceanothus, huckleberry (Gaylussacia), oak (Quercus), Rhododendron, and willow (Salix). (2)
Life Cycle
larva and leaf weaving on willow, larva, adult, spent pupa

First instar larvae bore into buds. Later instars feed within shelters constructed by webbing together terminal leaves. Pupation occurs within the larval shelter or on the ground. (2)
Remarks
Formerly treated as a synonym of A. hastiana, a Palearctic species.(3)
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