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Species Pelochrista mediostriata - Hodges#3104

Eucosma monogrammana - Hodges #3046 - Pelochrista mediostriata
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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 Olethreutinae
Tribe Eucosmini
Genus Pelochrista
Species mediostriata (Pelochrista mediostriata - Hodges#3104)
Hodges Number
3104
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pelochrista mediostriata (Walsingham, 1895) (1)
Paedisca mediostriata Walsingham, 1895 (2)
Eucosma mediostriata
Phylogenetic sequence #620985
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin meaning "middle streak," for the "broad median white streak" on the forewings. (2), (1)
Size
Heinrich (1923) reported the wingspan as 17-26 mm. (3)
Forewing length 6.7-12.4 mm. (1)
Identification
Adult - see original description and Wright (2008) redescription in Print References. (2), (1)
Range
Colorado to California and Montana, Washington. (4)
Types: Loveland, Colorado (Smith, July, 1891).
Print References
Heinrich, C., 1923. Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae. United States National Museum Bulletin, 123: 116 (3)
Walsingham, Lord. 1895. XXI. New Species of North American Tortricidae. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London. 1895: 508 (2)
Wright, D.J. 2008. Nearctic Eucosmini (Tortricidae) associated with Pelochrista occipitana (Zeller) and Eucosma biquadrana (Walsingham): Two new synonymies and four new species. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 62(4): 221. (1)
Works Cited
1.Nearctic Eucosmini (Tortricidae) associated with Pelochrista occipitana (Zeller) and Eucosma biquadrana ...
Donald J. Wright. 2008. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 62(4): 216–231.
2.XXI. New Species of North American Tortricidae.
Lord Walsingham. 1895. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London. 1895: 495-518.
3.Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae
Carl Heinrich. 1923. United States National Museum Bulletin 123: 1-298.
4.North American Moth Photographers Group
5.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems