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Species Aethes promptana - Hodges#3759.1

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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 Cochylini
Genus Aethes
Species promptana (Aethes promptana - Hodges#3759.1)
Hodges Number
3759.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aethes promptana (Robinson, 1869)
Conchylis promptana Robinson, 1869 (1)
Phalonia promptana
Phtheochroa promptana
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin promptus meaning "taken or brought forth."
Size
Forewing length 5.7-7.9 mm. (2)
Wingspan 15-16 mm. (3)
Range
Described material: Pennsylvania (Theo. Bunte); Texas (G.W. Belfrage). (1)
Remarks
This species was number 3844 in the 1983 Hodges Checklist.
Print References
Robinson, C.T., 1869. Notes on American Tortricidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 2: 286; Pl.8, f.80. (1)
Sabourin, M., W.E. Miller, E.H. Metzler, & J.T. Vargo, 2002. Revised identities and new species of Aethes from midwestern North America (Tortricidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 56(4): 221. (2)
Works Cited
1.Notes on American Tortricidae.
Coleman T. Robinson. 1869. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 2: 261-288.
2.Revised identities and new species of Aethes from midwestern North America (Tortricidae).
Michael Sabourin, William E. Miller, Eric H. Metzler, James T. Vargo. 2002. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 56(4): 216-233.
3.Cochylini (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) of Canada
Razowski, J. 1997. Acta Zoologica Cracoviensia. 40(1):107-163.
4.North American Moth Photographers Group
5.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems