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Species Coelostathma placidana - Hodges#3747.1

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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 Tortricinae
Tribe Sparganothini
Genus Coelostathma
Species placidana (Coelostathma placidana - Hodges#3747.1)
Hodges Number
3747.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Coelostathma placidana Powell & Brown, 2012
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin placidus meaning "placid, gentle, peaceful."
Size
Wingspan 13-14 mm. (1)
Range
Southeastern United States: Virginia (apparently Atlantic Coastal Plain), south to Florida, to east Texas. (1)
Holotype male: Pensacola, Escambia Co., Florida.
Remarks
Formerly listed on BugGuide as "undescribed Florida species." Remarks from the deleted page: "I expect this will be given a name in the next year when a MONA fascicle for Spargothine tortricids is published. I saw specimens in the USNM from SC and FL (Pensacola)," Bob Patterson
Print References
Powell, J.A. & J. W. Brown, 2012. The Moths of North America north of Mexico Fascicle 8.1 Sparganothini and Atteriini. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, p.40. (2)
Works Cited
1.North American Moth Photographers Group
2.The Moths of North America north of Mexico Fascicle 8.1 Sparganothini and Atteriini
Jerry A. Powell & John W. Brown. 2012. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.