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Species Synalocha gutierreziae - Hodges#3746.1

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 Synalocha
Species gutierreziae (Synalocha gutierreziae - Hodges#3746.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Synalocha gutierreziae Powell, 1985 (1)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for the host plant genus. (1)
Known from Texas and New Mexico. (1)
Holotype male: Texas, 5 miles north of Monahans, Ward Co., 4 July 1979 (reared by J.K. Wangberg). (1)
Larvae feed in silken shelters on broom snakeweed (Gutierrezia sarothrae) and thredleaf snakeweed (Gutierrezia microcephala). (2), (1)
Print References
Powell, J.A., 1985. Discovery of two new species and genera of shaggy tortricids related to Synnoma and Niasoma (Tortricidiae: Sparganothini). Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera 24(1): 63. (1)