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Species Pelochrista robinsonana - Robinson's Pelochrista Moth - Hodges#3009

Robinson's Eucosma Moth - Hodges#3009 - Pelochrista robinsonana Eucosma robinsonana - Pelochrista robinsonana Eucosma robinsonana - Pelochrista robinsonana Eucosma robinsonana for May - Pelochrista robinsonana Robinson's Pelochrista Moth - Hodges#3009 - Pelochrista robinsonana Pelochrista robinsonana Torticid Moth - Pelochrista robinsonana Robinson's Pelochrista Moth - Pelochrista robinsonana
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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 Pelochrista
Species robinsonana (Robinson's Pelochrista Moth - Hodges#3009)
Hodges Number
3009
Other Common Names
Robinson's Eucosma Moth
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pelochrista robinsonana (Grote, 1872) (1)
Conchylis robinsonana Grote, 1872
Eucosma robinsonana (Grote, 1872)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet "after my friend and brother entomologist, the late Coleman T. Robinson, whose sudden death has caused so great sorrow in many circles, besides the one in which I knew him best."
Size
Wingspan 14 mm (Grote, 1872).
Range
Eastern half of the United States. (2)
Print References
Grote, A.R., 1872. Descriptions of Lepidoptera from Alabama. The Canadian entomologist. 4(6): 101.