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Species Phtheochroa villana - Hodges#3824

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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 villana (Phtheochroa villana - Hodges#3824)
Hodges Number
3824
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Phtheochroa villana (Busck, 1907)
Hysterosia villana Busck, 1907 (1)
Formerly Hodges # 3797. (2)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet perhaps from Latin villanus meaning "serf, villager."
Numbers
There are 18 named species of the genus Phtheochroa in America, north of Mexico. (2), (3)
Size
Busck (1907) reported the wingspan as 19-21 mm. (1)
Identification
The Busck (1907) original description as Hysterosia villana is available online in the print references below. (1)
Range
Scattered records throughout the eastern two-thirds of North America. (3), (4)
Holotype ♂ Colorado, Adams County, Denver, collected by Oslar, 21 June 1905. (5)
See Also
Comapre on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group. (3)
Print References
Busck, A., 1907. A review of the tortricid subfamily Phaloniinae with descriptions of new American species. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 15: 34. (1)
Works Cited
1.A review of the tortricid subfamily Phaloniinae with descriptions of new American species
August Busck. 1907. Journal of The New York Entomological Society, 15: 19-36.
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.A List of the Lepidoptera of Maine. Part 2, The Microlepidoptera. Section 1 & 2
Auburn E. Brower. 1984. Maine Agricultural Experiment Station Technical Bulletin 114: 1-70.
5.World Catalogue of Insects, Vol. 5: Tortricidae (Lepidoptera)
John Wesley Brown, Joaquin Baixeras. 2005. Apollo Books.
6.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems