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Species Aethes baloghi - Hodges#3755

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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 Cochylini
Genus Aethes
Species baloghi (Aethes baloghi - Hodges#3755)
Hodges Number
3755
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aethes baloghi Sabourin & Metzler, 2002 (1)
Explanation of Names
Named for entomologist and collector George J. Balogh of Michigan in recognition of his work on Lepidoptera. (1)
Size
Forewing length 4-6.5 mm. (1)
Range
Michigan to Mississippi, and Massachusetts to North Carolina. (1)
Holotype female: Yonkers, Westchester County, New York, 06/19/1936 (A.B. Klots).
Season
Adults are most common from March to September. (2), (1)
Food
Sabourin, et al. (2002) stated the larval host plant is unknown. (1)
See Also
Sabourin, et al (2002) stated Aethes patricia is the most similar species but is a orange-brown color instead of the buff color in Aethes baloghi. (1)
Compare on the plates of Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Sabourin, M., Miller, W.E., Metzler, E.H., & Vargo, J.T., 2002. Revised identities and new species of Aethes from midwestern North America (Tortricidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 56(4): 230. (1)
Works Cited
1.Revised identities and new species of Aethes from midwestern North America (Tortricidae).
Michael Sabourin, William E. Miller, Eric H. Metzler, James T. Vargo. 2002. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 56(4): 216-233.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group