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Species Clepsis listerana - Hodges#3679

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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 Clepsis
Species listerana (Clepsis listerana - Hodges#3679)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Clepsis listerana (Kearfott, 1907)
Phalonia listerana Kearfott, 1907 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence #620351
Explanation of Names
Named in honor of Alfred Emory Lister (1864-1940) of Scranton, Pennsylvania, mechanical engineer for coal department of the Delaware & Hudson Railway and collector of the first specimens. (1)
Wingspan 11-12 mm. (1)
Adult - see original description in Print References. (1)
There are records from southern Quebec south to Tennessee and North Carolina. (2), (3), (1)
Type specimens: Nicholson, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, July 4th and 6th (A.E. Lister).
Most records of adults are from July. (2), (3), (1)
Very rare in collections.
Print References
Kearfott, W.D., 1907. New North American Tortricidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 33(1): 80. (1)
Works Cited
1.New North American Tortricidae.
William Dunham Kearfott. 1907. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 33(1): 1-97.
2.3679 Clepsis listerana
3.North American Moth Photographers Group