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Species Taniva albolineana - Spruce Needleminer Moth - Hodges#2745

Taniva albolineana Tortricidae: Taniva albolineana - Taniva albolineana Tortricidae: Taniva albolineana - Taniva albolineana Taniva albolineana Spruce Needleminer Moth - Taniva albolineana Spruce Needleminer Moth - Hodges#2745 - Taniva albolineana Taniva albolineana - Spruce Needleminer Moth - Hodges#2745 - Taniva albolineana Taniva albolineana - male
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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 Taniva
Species albolineana (Spruce Needleminer Moth - Hodges#2745)
Hodges Number
2745
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Taniva albolineana (Kearfott, 1907)
Lipoptycha albolineana Kearfott, 1907 (1)
Endothenia albolineana
Argyroploce abietana Fernald, 1908
Olethreutes piceae Busck, 1916
Phylogenetic sequence #620473
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet is Latin meaning "white-lined," for the "several sordid white transverse lines" on the forewings. (1)
Size
Wingspan 11-15 mm. (1), (2)
Identification
See Kearfott, 1907, in "Works Cited" below for original description (1)
Range
Absent from the southwestern states but otherwise widespread throughout the United States and Canada. (3)
Food
Larval hosts are spruce (Picea) and fir (Abies). (2)
Print References
Busck, 1916. Proc. ent. Soc. Wash. 18: 151. (4)
Kearfott, W.D. 1907. Microlepidoptera from the Black Mountain region of North Carolina, with descriptions of new species. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 23: 160 (PDF)
Fernald, 1908. Can. Ent. 40: 349.
Works Cited
1.Microlepidoptera from the Black Mountain region of North Carolina, with descriptions of new species.
Kearfott, W.D. 1907. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 23(80): 153-168.
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.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.Descriptions of new North American Microlepidoptera
August Busck. 1916. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 18: 147-154.
5.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
6.University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum