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Species Aethes deutschiana - Hodges#3755.3

Catoptria trichostoma maybe - Aethes deutschiana Possible Aethes deutschiana - Aethes deutschiana
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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 Aethes
Species deutschiana (Aethes deutschiana - Hodges#3755.3)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aethes deutschiana (Zetterstedt, 1840)
Tortrix deutschiana Zetterstedt, 1840
Lozopera fuscostrigana Clemens, 1864 TL: Labrador (1)
Conchylis chalcana Packard, 1866 TL: Labrador
Aethes fuscostriana Razowski, 1997
Explanation of Names
Named in memory of Dr. Henrik Deutsch, entomologist and former Provincial medical doctor of Torneå, Finland, for his "friendly communications and excellent contributions to Insecta Lapponica." Dr. Deutsch traveled with Italian musician and explorer Giuseppe Acerbi (1773–1846), playing violin in a quartet, and once treated ailing naturalist E.D. Clarke (1769–1822) on his exploration of Finland.
Wingspan 15-23 mm. (2)
Forewing length 8-11 mm. (3)
Holarctic. Ranges across Europe, Asia, Canada, Alaska at 65° North, and the northwestern United States. (3)
Type locality: Sweden.
This species was number 3757 in the 1983 Hodges Checklist.
Print References
Zetterstedt, J.W. 1840. Insecta Lapponica, Lepidoptera 6: 981.
Works Cited
1.North American micro-lepidoptera.
Brackenridge Clemens. 1864. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Philadelphia, 2(4): 415-430.
3.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
4.North American Moth Photographers Group
5.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems