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Species Sparganothoides machimiana - Hodges#3729

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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 Tortricinae
Tribe Sparganothini
Genus Sparganothoides
Species machimiana (Sparganothoides machimiana - Hodges#3729)
Hodges Number
3729
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Sparganothoides machimiana (Barnes & Busck, 1920) (1)
Sparganothis machimiana Barnes & Busck, 1920 (2)
Size
Forewing length 8-11 mm. (3)
Wingspan 21-26 mm. (2)
Identification
The dark discal spot is not always present. (3)
Tentative ID suggested by Michael Sabourin.
Range
Southern Arizona to Durango, Mexico. (3)
Holotype female: Paradise, Cochise County, Arizona
Habitat
Usually found at 4,800-8,500' elevation. (1), (3)
Season
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