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Species Acleris negundana - Hodges#3526

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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 Tortricini
Genus Acleris
Species negundana (Acleris negundana - Hodges#3526)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acleris negundana (Busck, 1940)
Peronea negundana Busck, 1940 (1)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for the host plant. (1)
Wingspan 13-17 mm. (1)
Records from the Eastern United States and adjacent Canada. (2)
Type locality: along the Potomac River, D.C., Maryland, Virginia. (1)
The larvae feed on boxelder (Acer negundo). (3), (1)
Print References
Busck, A., 1940. Notes on North American Microlepidoptera with descriptions of new genera and species. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 39(2): 93. (1)