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Species Epinotia cercocarpana - Hodges#3325

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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 Olethreutinae
Tribe Eucosmini
Genus Epinotia
Species cercocarpana (Epinotia cercocarpana - Hodges#3325)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Epinotia cercocarpana (Dyar, 1903)
Eucosma cercocarpana Dyar, 1903
Phylogenetic sequence #621236
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for the host plant genus (Cercocarpus).
Wingspan 15-18 mm. (1)
Larvae have been reared on alderleaf mountain mahogany (Cercocarpus montanus).
Print References
Dyar, H.G. 1903. New North American Lepidoptera with notes on larvae. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 5: 297.
Works Cited
1.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.