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Species Sparganothis umbrana - Hodges#3715

Sparganothis reticulatana ? - Sparganothis umbrana Sparganothis boweri ? - Sparganothis umbrana Sparganothis umbrana
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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 Sparganothini
Genus Sparganothis
Species umbrana (Sparganothis umbrana - Hodges#3715)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Sparganothis umbrana Barnes & Busck, 1920 (1)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin umbra meaning "shadow, shade."
Wingspan 22-24 mm. (1)
Records across North America. (2)
Holotype male: Denver, Colorado (Oslar). (3), (1)
Larval hosts include goldenrod, rose, aster, red oak, American red raspberry, American basswood, black cherry, mandrake, apple and ash. (4)
Print References
Barnes, W. & A. Busck, 1920. Contributions to the Natural History of the Lepidoptera of North America. The Review Press, Decatur, Ill. 4(3): 212. (1)