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Species Sparganothoides machimiana - Hodges#3729

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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 Tortricinae
Tribe Sparganothini
Genus Sparganothoides
Species machimiana (Sparganothoides machimiana - Hodges#3729)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Sparganothoides machimiana (Barnes & Busck, 1920) (1)
Sparganothis machimiana Barnes & Busck, 1920 (2)
Forewing length 8-11 mm. (3)
Wingspan 21-26 mm. (2)
The dark discal spot is not always present. (3)
Tentative ID suggested by Michael Sabourin.
Southern Arizona to Durango, Mexico. (3)
Holotype female: Paradise, Cochise County, Arizona
Usually found at 4,800-8,500' elevation. (1), (3)
Adults have been recorded from June to September, with the peak flight from July to August.(3)
Print References
Barnes & Busck, 1920. Notes and new species Tortricidae. Contributions to the Natural History of the Lepidoptera of North America. 4: 211. (2)
Powell, J.A. & J.W. Brown, 2012. The Moths of North America, Fascicle 8.1. he Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, p. 47; pl. A, figs. 40-42. (4)
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press. p. 154, ; pl. 19.39. (3)
Works Cited
1.Systematics of Sparganothoides Lambert and Powell, 1986 (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Sparganothini)
James J. Kruse, Jerry A. Powell . 2009. Zootaxa 2150: 1-78 .
2.Contributions to the natural history of the Lepidoptera of North America (Vols. 1-4)
William Barnes and James Halliday McDunnough. 1911. Decatur ILL., The Review Press.
3.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
4.The Moths of North America north of Mexico Fascicle 8.1 Sparganothini and Atteriini
Jerry A. Powell & John W. Brown. 2012. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.
5.North American Moth Photographers Group
6.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems