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Species Thyraylia hollandana - Hodges#3847

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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 Cochylini
Genus Thyraylia
Species hollandana (Thyraylia hollandana - Hodges#3847)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Thyraylia hollandana (Kearfott, 1907) (1)
Phalonia hollandana Kearfott, 1907 (2)
Cochylis hollandana (3)
Phtheochroa hollandana (as of 11/23/15, BOLD still lists some specimens under this name)
Aethes hollandana
Phylogenetic sequence #620210
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet in honor of Dr. W.G. Holland. (2)
Wingspan 13-14 mm. (2)
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (4)
Eastern North America. (5), (6)
Described material: Oak Station, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, May 23 (Fred. Marloff); New Haven, Connecticut, June 7 (A.E. Britton).
March to September with August being the peak.
Print References
Kearfott, W.D. 1907. New micro-lepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist. 39(5): 159. (2)
Works Cited
1.An updated check list of the Cochylina (Tortricidae, Tortricinae, Euliini) of North America north of Mexico including...
Metzler, E.H. & Brown, J.W. 2014. Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society 68(4): 274–282.
2.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.
3.Cochylini (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) of Canada
Razowski, J. 1997. Acta Zoologica Cracoviensia. 40(1):107-163.
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
5.Oklahoma moth species list by county (PDF)
6.North American Moth Photographers Group