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Species Archips georgiana - Hodges#3656

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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 Archipini
Genus Archips
Species georgiana (Archips georgiana - Hodges#3656)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Archips georgiana (Walker, 1863)
Retinia georgiana Walker, 1863 (1)
Cacoecia georgiana (2)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for the type locality.
Wingspan 15-22 mm.
New Jersey to Florida to Texas. (3), (4)
Type locality: Georgia.
Larvae are leaf rollers of oaks, including turkey oak (Quercus laevis), hybrid hickory (Carya) and blueberry (Vaccinium). (5)
Valerie Bugh collected a caterpillar on black walnut at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center (Austin, TX) and Barbara Ribble successfully reared it on very fresh young pecan leaves. (6)
See Also
Compare to others on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Walker, F., 1863. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part XXVIII – Tortricites and Tineites. British Museum (Natural History), p.372. (1)