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Species Gretchena concitatricana - Hodges#3268

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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 Gretchena
Species concitatricana (Gretchena concitatricana - Hodges#3268)
Hodges Number
3268
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Gretchena concitatricana (Heinrich, 1923) (1)
Gwendolina concitatricana Heinrich, 1923 (2)
Phylogenetic sequence #621177
Size
Wingspan 14-17 mm. (2)
Range
Records from Maine to South Carolina, west to Illinois and Texas, also Arizona. (3)
Type locality: Kerrville, Texas. (2)
Food
Larval hosts include English walnut (Juglans regia). (4)
Print References
Heinrich, C., 1923. Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae. United States National Museum Bulletin, 123: 189. (2)
Works Cited
1.Notes on Gretchena: a new species and the synonymy of Gwendolina (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae).
Richard L. Brown. 1982. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 84(3): 594-602.
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.HOSTS - The Hostplants and Caterpillars Database