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Species Epinotia medioplagata - Hodges#3344

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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 Epinotia
Species medioplagata (Epinotia medioplagata - Hodges#3344)
Hodges Number
3344
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Epinotia medioplagata (Walsingham, 1895)
Zeiraphera medioplagata Walsingham, 1895 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence #621252
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet is Latin for "median spot, streak" for the "dark reddish fuscous blotch" on the middle of the forewing. (1)
Size
Wingspan 14.5 mm. (1)
Range
Western North America. (2)
Type locality: Lee's Cabin, Micawber Mine, Custer Country, Colorado (T.D.A. Cockerell, August 7th, 1889). (1)
Print References
Walsingham, Lord. 1895. XXI. New Species of North American Tortricidae. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, 1895: 516. (1)
Works Cited
1.XXI. New Species of North American Tortricidae.
Lord Walsingham. 1895. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London. 1895: 495-518.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group