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Species Olethreutes footiana - Hodges#2784

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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 Olethreutinae
Tribe Olethreutini
Genus Olethreutes
Species footiana (Olethreutes footiana - Hodges#2784)
Hodges Number
2784
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Olethreutes footiana (Fernald, 1882)
Eccopis footiana Fernald, 1882
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet is an unpublished manuscript name of C.T. Robinson.
Size
Wingspan 20-22 mm (Fernald, 1882).
Range
Records from Indiana, Ontario, Vermont and Maine, south to Maryland and Kentucky. (1)
Food
Larval hosts are American witchhazel (Hamamelis virginiana) and oak (Quercus). (2)
Print References
Fernald, C.H., 1882. A new tortricid. Bulletin of the Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences 4: 53.