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Species Ancylis pacificana - Hodges#3383

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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 Enarmoniini
Genus Ancylis
Species pacificana (Ancylis pacificana - Hodges#3383)
Hodges Number
3383
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Ancylis pacificana (Walsingham, 1879)
Phoxopteryx pacificana Walsingham, 1879 (1)
Size
Heinrich (1923) listed the wingspan 18-22 mm. (2)
Identification
The Walsingham (1879) original description as Phoxopteryx pacificana and the Heinrich (1923) revised description are both available online in the print references.(2)
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (3)
Range
California. (4), (5)
Season
The main flight period appears to be May to July. (5)
Food
Heinrich (1923) listed the host unknown. (2)
Print References
Heinrich, C., 1923. Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae. United States National Museum Bulletin, 123: 244, 251; fig. 410. (2)
Walsingham, Lord, 1879. Illustrations of typical specimens of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the collection of the British Museum. London, 4: 73. (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.Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae
Carl Heinrich. 1923. United States National Museum Bulletin 123: 1-298.
3.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
4.Essig Museum of Entomology, California Moth Species List
5.North American Moth Photographers Group