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Species Ancylis divisana - Two-toned Ancylis Moth - Hodges#3375

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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 Olethreutinae
Tribe Enarmoniini
Genus Ancylis
Species divisana (Two-toned Ancylis Moth - Hodges#3375)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Ancylis divisana (Walker, 1863)
Grapholita divisana Walker, 1863 (1)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin divisus meaning "divided, separated."
Wingspan 10-14 mm. (2)
Records from the eastern United States and southeastern Canada, west as far as Texas, Oklahoma and Colorado. (3)
Type locality: Nova Scotia. (1)
Larval hosts are oaks, including scarlet oak (Quercus coccinea) and red oak (Quercus rubra), and American sycamore (Platanus occidentalis). (4), (2)
Life Cycle
Prepupal larva; pupa; adult
Print References
Walker, F., 1863. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part XXVIII – Tortricites and Tineites. British Museum (Natural History), p.385. (1)