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Species Aristotelia adceanotha - Hodges#1726

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths)
Subfamily Anomologinae
Genus Aristotelia
Species adceanotha (Aristotelia adceanotha - Hodges#1726)
Hodges Number
1726
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aristotelia adceanotha Keifer, 1935 (1)
Phylogenetic sequence #420639.00
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for the larval host genus.
Size
Powell & Opler (2009) listed the forewing length 4.5-5 mm. (2)
Wingspan 11-12 mm. (1)
Mature larvae to 8 mm. (1)
Range
California; Nevada(3). (4), (2)
Moth Photographers Group has records from California to Oregon(?)
Season
Adults have been recorded from March to October. (5)
Food
Larvae have been collected on Ceanothus cuneatus (Hook.) Nutt. (buckbrush). (1), (2)
Print References
Keifer, H.H., 1935. California microlepidoptera VII. Bulletin of the Department of Agriculture, State of California, 24: 203. (1)
Powell, J.A., & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press, pl. 7, fig. 38; p. 86. (2)
Works Cited
1.California microlepidoptera VII.
Hartford H. Keifer. 1935. Bulletin of the Department of Agriculture, State of California, 24: 195-218.
2.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
3.Butterflies of North America
4.Essig Museum of Entomology, California Moth Species List
5.North American Moth Photographers Group