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Species Eucosma parmatana - Hodges#2937

Biden's Borer - Eucosma parmatana Phaneta parmatana - Eucosma parmatana Eucosma parmatana Tortricid - Eucosma parmatana Tortricidae: Phaneta parmatana - Eucosma parmatana Tortricidae: Phaneta parmatana - Eucosma parmatana Tortricidae: Eucosma marmontana? - Eucosma parmatana Phaneta parmatana - Eucosma parmatana
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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 Eucosmini
Genus Eucosma
Species parmatana (Eucosma parmatana - Hodges#2937)
Hodges Number
2937
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eucosma parmatana (Clemens, 1860) (1)
Ephippiphora parmatana Clemens, 1860
Thiodia alterana Heinrich, 1923 (2)
Steganoptycha crispana Clemens, 1865 (2)
Epinotia kennebecana Kearfott, 1907 (2), (3)
Proteopteryx marmontana Kearfott, 1907 (4), (3)
Thiodia perfuscana Heinrich, 1923 (2)
Thiodia sinestrigana McDunnough, 1938 (2)
Phaneta parmatana
Phylogenetic sequence #620832
Size
Heinrich (1926) did not specify wingspan. (5)
Moth Photographers Group has a specimen with 12 mm. wingspan listed. (6)
Range
Moth Photographers Group – distribution & flight-period chart
Season
End of July until September.
Food
Asters
See Also
Epiblema otiosana (Bidens Borer) looks similar. See discussion here.
Print References
Clemens, 1860. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 12: 352.
Heinrich, C. 1923. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 123: 47; pl. 15, fig. 103 (male genitalia) (7) (Thiodia marmontana)
Heinrich, C. 1926. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 132: 47. (5)
Kearfott, W.D. 1907. New Micro-Lepidoptera. Canadian Entomologist. 39(5): 155, 157. (Proteopteryx marmontana, Epinotia kennebecana)
Internet References
BOLD Systems - pinned images of DNA supported specimens
Ohio State University – image of pinned adult and male genitalia
Works Cited
1.Revised world catalogue of Eucopina, Eucosma, Pelochrista, and Phaneta (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini)
Todd M. Gilligan, Donald J. Wright. 2013. Zootaxa 3746(2): 301–337.
2.Gilligan, T. M., J. Baixeras, J. W. Brown & K. R. Tuck. 2014. T@RTS: Online, World Catalogue of the Tortricidae.
3.New Microleidoptera
W.D. Kearfott. 1907. The Canadian Entomologist 34(1): 1-9, 53-84, 121-128, 153-160, 211-212, 333-336.
4.Eucosma Hübner of the contiguous United States and Canada (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini)
Donald J. Wright & Todd M. Gilligan. 2015. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, Fascicle 9.4.
5.Revision of the North American moths of the subfamilies Laspeyresiinae and Olethreutinae
Carl Heinrich. 1926. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 132: 1-216.
6.North American Moth Photographers Group
7.Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae
Carl Heinrich. 1923. United States National Museum Bulletin 123: 1-298.