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Species Phtheochroa n-sp - Hodges#3826

Phtheochroa vulneratana - Hodges #3826 - Phtheochroa n-sp
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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 Cochylini
Genus Phtheochroa
Species n-sp (Phtheochroa n-sp - Hodges#3826)
Hodges Number
Alaska to British Columbia, south to Colorado. (1)
Widespread range in Old and New World Arctic-alpine regions. (1)
Type locality: Sweden.
Arctic-alpine. (1)
The adults are most common in July and August. (1)
Life Cycle
Powell & Opler (2009) reported the immature stages and host plant are unknown. (1)
This page is for the undescribed species Phtheochroa vulnerata of authors, not (Zetterstedt, 1839). True vulnerata is Palearctic, not Holarctic as previously thought.(2)
Print References
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, plate. 20.20, p. 157. (1)
Zetterstedt, J.W., 1839. Insecta Lapponica Descripta: 979.
Works Cited
1.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
2.Immigrant Tortricidae: Holarctic versus Introduced Species in North America
Gilligan, T.M., J.W. Brown, J, Baixeras. 2020. Insects, 11(9), 594: 1-59.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems