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Species Acleris ptychogrammos - Hodges#3509

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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 Tortricinae
Tribe Tortricini
Genus Acleris
Species ptychogrammos (Acleris ptychogrammos - Hodges#3509)
Hodges Number
3509
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acleris ptychogrammos (Zeller, 1875) (1)
Teras hastiana var. ptychogrammos Zeller, 1875 (2)
Peronea ptychogrammos
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Greek πτίξ γράμμα meaning "fold mark," for the "longitudinal line in the costal fold." (2)
Range
Records from the eastern half of the United States. (3)
Type locality: Texas (Boll). (2)
Food
One specimen labeled "redosier dogwood" (Cornus sericea). (1)
Print References
Zeller, P.C., 1875. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der nordamericanischen Nachtfalter, besonders der Microlepidopteren. Verhandlungen der kaiserlich-königlichen zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien, 25: 213. (2)
Works Cited
1.Some North American moths of the genus Acleris (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae)
Nicholas S. Obratzsov. 1963. Proceedings of The United States National Museum, 114(3469): 213-270.
2.Beiträge zur Kenntniss der nordamericanischen Nachtfalter, besonders der Microlepidopteren, vol. 3.
Phillip Christoph Zeller. 1875. Verhandlungen der kaiserlich-königlichen zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien, 25: 207-360.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group