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Species Pseudexentera oregonana - Hodges#3248

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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 Pseudexentera
Species oregonana (Pseudexentera oregonana - Hodges#3248)
Hodges Number
3248
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pseudexentera oregonana (Walsingham, 1879)
Semasia oregonana Walsingham, 1879 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence #621159
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for the type locality, Camp Watson, Oregon. (1)
Size
Forewing length 7.5-10 mm. (2)
Identification
Adult- variable, uniformly dark gray to having weakly defined median and subterminal bands. (3)
Range
Across Canada and the northern tier states. (3)
Food
Larvae feed on new foliage and roll leaves of quaking aspen (Populus tremuloides) and willow (Salix). (2), (3)
Print References
Walsingham, T. de Grey. 1879. North-American Torticidae. Illustrations of typical specimens of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the collection of the British Museum 4: 62, Pl.74, f.8 (1)
Works Cited
1.North-American Torticidae
Thomas, Lord Walsingham. 1879. Illustrations of typical specimens of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the collection of the British Museum. 4.
2.The Species of Pseudexentera (Tortricidae)
William E. Miller. 1986. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 40(3), 218-237.
3.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.