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Species Adoxophyes furcatana - Hodges#3690

Tortricid - Adoxophyes furcatana Adoxophyes negundana ? - Adoxophyes furcatana Archipini - Adoxophyes furcatana Shimmering Adoxophyes Moth - Adoxophyes furcatana Adoxophyes ? - Adoxophyes furcatana Adoxophyes furcatana Moth - Adoxophyes furcatana Adoxophyes furcatana
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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 Archipini
Genus Adoxophyes
Species furcatana (Adoxophyes furcatana - Hodges#3690)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Adoxophyes furcatana (Walker, 1863)
Dichelia furcatana Walker, 1863 (1)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin furcatus meaning "forked."
Forewing length 7.5-10.5 mm. (2)
Records from Illinois to Pennsylvania, south to Maryland, North Carolina, Louisiana and Arkansas. (3)
Larval host is sycamore (Platanus). (2)
Print References
Walker, F., 1863. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part XXVIII – Tortricites and Tineites. British Museum (Natural History), p.319. (1)