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Species Archips tsuganus - Hodges#3668

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 tsuganus (Archips tsuganus - Hodges#3668)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Archips tsuganus (Powell, 1962)
Archippus tsuganus Powell, 1962
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for the host plant genus (Tsuga).
Type locality: Knight Inlet, British Columbia (reared from Tsuga).
Larvae feed on eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis). (1)
Print References
Powell, J.A., 1962. Two previously undescribed species of Canadian Archipsini, with a report of the genus Lozotaenia Stephens in North America (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). The Canadian Entomologist 94(8): pp.841-845. (abstract)