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Species Pelochrista canana - Hodges#3141

Moth - Pelochrista canana Tortricid - Pelochrista canana Tortricid - Pelochrista canana 3166  - Pelochrista canana 3166  - Pelochrista canana Pelochrista metariana - Pelochrista canana Suleima helianthana? - Pelochrista canana Suleima helianthana? - Pelochrista canana
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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 Eucosmini
Genus Pelochrista
Species canana (Pelochrista canana - Hodges#3141)
Hodges Number
3141
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pelochrista canana (Walsingham, 1879)
Paedisca canana[i] Walsingham, 1879
[i]Pelochrista metariana (Heinrich, 1923)(1)
Pelochrista expolitana (Heinrich, 1923)(1)
Identification
The original description as Eucosma metariana Heinrich, is online. (2)
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD) (3)
Range
Type locality: Californica (Tortricidae.com)
Season
The adults are most common from April through August.(4)
Food
Larval host (given in source for metariana): Heliomeris multiflora Nutt. (showy goldeneye). (5)
Remarks
This page was originally created for Pelochrista metariana, which was synonymized with P. canana in Wright and Gilligan (2017) — MONA fascicle 9.5
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Heinrich, C., Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae. United States National Museum Bulletin 123: 133. (2)
Works Cited
1.Pelochrista Lederer of the Contiguous United States and Canada (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini)
Wright D.J. & T.M. Gilligan. 2017. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 9.5: 1-376.
2.Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae
Carl Heinrich. 1923. United States National Museum Bulletin 123: 1-298.
3.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
4.North American Moth Photographers Group
5.Larval host plant records of Asteraceae root-feeding Eucosmini in California and adjacent states (Tortricidae)
J. A. Powell, P. A. Opler . 2006. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 60(4): 189-193.