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Species Platynota wenzelana - Hodges#3744

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Classification
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 Platynota
Species wenzelana (Platynota wenzelana - Hodges#3744)
Hodges Number
3744
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Platynota wenzelana (Haimbach, 1915)
Amorbia wenzelana Haimbach, 1915 (1)
Explanation of Names
Named in honor of naturalist and insect collector Henry W. Wenzel (1857-1925) of Philadelphia, who collected the first specimens. (1)
Size
Wingspan 29 mm. (1)
Range
Holotype female: Miller's Canyon, Huachuca Mountains, Arizona, July, 1907 (H.A. Wenzel & H.A. Kaeber). (1)
Print References
Haimbach, F., 1915. New Heterocera. Entomological news, and proceedings of the Entomological Section of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 26: 324. (1)
Works Cited
1.New Heterocera (Lep.).
Frank Haimbach. 1915. Entomological news, and proceedings of the Entomological Section of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 26: 321-325.