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Species Olethreutes tilianum - Basswood Olethreutes - Hodges#2795

Basswood Olethreutes - Olethreutes tilianum Basswood Olethreutes - Hodges#2795 - Olethreutes tilianum Basswood Olethreutes Moth - Olethreutes tilianum Basswood Olethreutes Moth - Olethreutes tilianum Basswood Olethreutes - Olethreutes tilianum Olethreutes tilianum 2795 Basswood Olethreutes - Olethreutes tilianum 2795 Basswood Olethreutes - Olethreutes tilianum
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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 Olethreutini
Genus Olethreutes
Species tilianum (Basswood Olethreutes - Hodges#2795)
Hodges Number
2795
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Olethreutes tiliana (Heinrich, 1923)
Exartema tilianum Heinrich, 1923 (1), (2)
Cymolomia tliana
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from the host plant genus (Tilia).
Size
Wingspan 18-20 mm. (1), (3)
Identification
Miller (1987) has forewing and genitalia illustrated. (4)
Range
Records from Illinois, Quebec and New Brunswick, south to Tennessee. Also Florida and Oklahoma. (5)
Holotype male: Greenwood Lake, NJ (Kearfott, July 3, 1909). (1)
Food
Larval host is American basswood (Tilia americana). (6), (1)
Print References
Heinrich, C., 1923. New Olethreutidae from eastern United States (Lepidoptera). Proceedings of The Entomological Society of Washington 25(5-6): 113. (1)
Works Cited
1.New Olethreutidae from eastern United States (Lepidoptera)
Carl Heinrich. 1923. Proceedings of The Entomological Society of Washington 25(5-6): 105-122 .
2.World Catalogue of Insects, Vol. 5: Tortricidae (Lepidoptera)
John Wesley Brown, Joaquin Baixeras. 2005. Apollo Books.
3.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.
4.Guide to the Olethreutine moths of midland North America (Tortricidae).
William E. Miller. 1987. United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Agriculture Handbook 660: 1-104.
5.North American Moth Photographers Group
6.HOSTS - The Hostplants and Caterpillars Database
7.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Database