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Species Argyrotaenia hodgesi - Hodges#3598.1

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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 Argyrotaenia
Species hodgesi (Argyrotaenia hodgesi - Hodges#3598.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Argyrotaenia hodgesi Heppner, 1989 (1)
Explanation of Names
Named in honor of Ronald W. Hodges (1934-2017), who collected some of the first specimens.
Forewing Length 4.5-5.4 mm (male), 6.4 mm (female). (1)
Adult - head and labial palps: orange-brown with buff frons • FW is buff with three irregular orange-brown fasia, all having a fine, dark brown border • Large orange-brown basal patch • Median patch, constricted in the middle, widened and somewhat angled to tornus • Preapical patch, curved to termen, sometimes with a fine line continued to tornus • Apex patch, small • Fringe buff. (1)
Moth Photographers Group – distribution & flight-period chart
Holotype male: Fisheating Cr., Palmdale, Glades Co., Florida, 7-10-V-1964 (R.W. Hodges).
Print References
Heppner, J.B., 1989. New Argyrotaenia and Choristoneura Moths from Florida. Florida Entomologist 72(1): 102. (1)
Internet References
Ronald W. Hodges’ pinned Holotype specimen
Works Cited
1.New Argyrotaenia and Choristoneura Moths from Florida
John B. Heppner. 1989. Florida Entomologist, Vol. 72, No. 1, pp. 102-103.