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Species Archips magnoliana - Hodges#3657

Tortricid - Archips magnoliana
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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 Archips
Species magnoliana (Archips magnoliana - Hodges#3657)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Archips magnoliana (Fernald, 1892)
Cacoecia magnoliana Fernald, 1892
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for the host plant genus (Magnolia).
Wingspan 21-25 mm (Fernald, 1892).
Type location: Ithaca, New York. (Slingerland, bred from Magnolia acuminata).
Larval host is cucumber tree (Magnolia acuminata).
Print References
Fernald, C.H., 1892. New North American microlepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist 24(5): 121.