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Species Archips alberta - Hodges#3665

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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 Archipini
Genus Archips
Species alberta (Archips alberta - Hodges#3665)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Archips alberta (McDunnough, 1923)
Tortrix alberta McDunnough, 1923 (1)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for the type location.
Wingspan 26 mm. (1)
Records across Canada and the Northern Tier states. (2)
Holotype male: Nordegg, Alberta. Aug. 7. (J. McDunnough).
Laval hosts include Abies balsamea, Larix laricina, Picea glauca, Picea rubens, Picea mariana, Tsuga canadensis. (3)
Print References
McDunnough, J.H., 1923. New Canadian Lepidoptera. The Canaian Entomologist 55(7): 167. (1)