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Species Corticivora clarki - Hodges#3446

Hodges#3446 - Corticivora clarki small Tortricid - Corticivora clarki Corticivora clarki, 3446 - Corticivora clarki - male - female Corticovora clarki - Corticivora clarki Moth - Corticivora clarki Moth - Corticivora clarki Unknown moth - Corticivora clarki Corticivora clarki
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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 Grapholitini
Genus Corticivora
Species clarki (Corticivora clarki - Hodges#3446)
Hodges Number
3446
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Corticivora clarki Clarke, 1951 (1)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet in honor of Austin H. Clark, a retired curator of the United States National Museum. (1)
Size
Wingspan 10-11 mm. (1)
Identification
Read original description online: (1)
Range
Northeastern United States.
Holotype collected in Connecticut, North Guilford. (1)
Season
The adults are most common during the months of May to July. (2)
Food
The larval host is Pinus resinosa Aiton (red pine). (1)
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group. (2)
Print References
Clarke, J.F.G., 1951. A new genus and species of North Americam Olethreutidae: Laspeyresiinae). Journal of the Washington Academy of Science, 41: 46, figs 1-1e. (1)
Gilligan, T.M., D.J. Wright, & L.D. Gibson 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States, An Identification Guide. Ohio Biological Survey. (3)
Works Cited
1.A new genus and species of North American Olothreutidae (Lepidoptera: Laspeyresiinae)
J. F. Gates Clarke. 1951. Journal of The Washington Academy of Sciences 41: 46-47.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group
3.Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States, An Identification Guide
Gilligan, Todd M., Donald J. Wright, and Loran D. Gibson. 2008. Ohio Biological Survey, P.O. Box 21370, Columbus, Ohio 43221-0370.
4.Butterflies of North America