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Species Acleris cornana - Hodges#3523

A Tortricid sp. - Acleris cornana A Tortricid sp. - Acleris cornana small tort larva on Red Osier Dogwood - Acleris cornana Acleris - Acleris cornana Acleris cornana moth - Acleris cornana Acleris cornana Pennsylvania Moth - Acleris cornana
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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 cornana (Acleris cornana - Hodges#3523)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acleris cornana (McDunnough, 1933)
Peronea cornana McDunnough, 1933
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for the host plant genus (Cornus).
Holotype male: Bobcaygeon, Ontario. (1)
BugGuide record on red-osier dogwood (Cornus sericea). (2) Also recorded on bunchberry dogwood (C. canadensis)(3), alternateleaf dogwood (C. alternifolia), gray dogwood (C. racemosa) and gray alder (Alnus incana). (4)
Life Cycle
Larva; adult
See Also
Acleris placidana - specimens may require dissection or DNA to confirm ID.