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Species Sparganothis striata - Streaked Sparganothis - Hodges#3709

A Strange Sparganothis - Sparganothis striata Sparganothis striata
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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 Sparganothini
Genus Sparganothis
Species striata (Streaked Sparganothis - Hodges#3709)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Sparganothis striata (Walsingham, 1884)
Oenectra ? striata Walsingham, 1884 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence #620411
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet means "streaked," for the streaked forewing. Kearfott (1907) described Sparganothis bistriata and Sparganothis tristriata and noted that they're both allied to Sparganothis striata (Walsingham, 1884). (2)
Wingspan 22 mm. (1)
Western North America. (3)
Type locality: Montana. (1)
Print References
Walsingham, Lord. 1884. X. North American Tortricidae. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, 1884: 126; Pl.4, f.2. (1)
Works Cited
1.X. North American Tortricidae.
Lord Walsingham. 1884. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, 1884: 121-147.
2.New North American Tortricidae.
William Dunham Kearfott. 1907. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 33(1): 1-97.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group