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Species Phtheochroa aegrana - Hodges#3810

Phtheochroa aegrana - Hodges #3810 - Phtheochroa aegrana
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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 Phtheochroa
Species aegrana (Phtheochroa aegrana - Hodges#3810)
Hodges Number
3810
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Phtheochroa aegrana (Walsingham, 1879)
Idiographis aegrana Walsingham, 1879 (1)
Hysterosia aegrana
Number 3793 in the 1983 Hodges Checklist. (2)
Size
Wingspan 20 mm. (1)
Range
Records from the western United States and Canada. (3)
Type locality: Rogue River, Jackson County, Oregon. (4)
Season
Tha main flight period appears to be May to August. (3)
Food
Known larval hosts include seaside woolly sunflower (Eriophyllum stoechadifolium). (5)
Print References
Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 180.295.
Walsingham, Lord. 1879. North-American Torticidae. Illustrations of typical specimens of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the collection of the British Museum 4: 26; Pl.66, f.4. (1)
Works Cited
1.North-American Torticidae
Thomas, Lord Walsingham. 1879. Illustrations of typical specimens of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the collection of the British Museum. 4.
2.Check list of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico.
Hodges, et al. (editors). 1983. E. W. Classey, London. 284 pp.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.Gilligan, T. M., J. Baixeras, J. W. Brown & K. R. Tuck. 2014. T@RTS: Online, World Catalogue of the Tortricidae.
5.HOSTS - The Hostplants and Caterpillars Database
6.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems