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Species Platynota calidana - Hodges#3739

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 calidana (Platynota calidana - Hodges#3739)
Hodges Number
3739
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Platynota calidana (Zeller, 1877)
Cerorrhineta calidana Zeller, 1877
Ceratorrhineta calidana
Range
Southern Florida. (1)
Type locality: Cuba.
Food
Larval host is Eugenia (Myrtaceae). (2)
Print References
Walsingham, Lord. 1891. On the micro-lepidoptera of the West Indies. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1891: 499.
Zeller, P.C., 1875. Horae Societatis Entomologicae Rossicae, variis sermonibus in Rossia usitatis editae 13: 116.