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Species Eucosma awemeana - Hodges#2911

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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 Olethreutinae
Tribe Eucosmini
Genus Eucosma
Species awemeana (Eucosma awemeana - Hodges#2911)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eucosma awemeana (Kearfott, 1907) (1)
Thiodia awemeana Kearfott, 1907 (2)
Phaneta awemeana
Phylogenetic sequence #620767
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for the type locality (Aweme, Manitoba). (2)
Wingspan 17-20 mm. (2), (3)
Yukon, British Columbia to New Brunswick, and the eastern United States. (4), (5)
Type locality: Aweme, Manitoba (Norman Criddle, 20 May-29 Jun.). Paratype: Beulah, Manitoba (A.J. Dennis(6)). Figured specimen: Cartwright, Manitoba (E.F. Heath).
April to August, most common from May to June.
Print References
Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 92.107. (7)
Kearfott, W.D. 1907. North American Tortricidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society. 33(1): 41. (2)
Works Cited
1.Revised world catalogue of Eucopina, Eucosma, Pelochrista, and Phaneta (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini)
Todd M. Gilligan, Donald J. Wright. 2013. Zootaxa 3746(2): 301–337.
2.New North American Tortricidae.
William Dunham Kearfott. 1907. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 33(1): 1-97.
3.Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae
Carl Heinrich. 1923. United States National Museum Bulletin 123: 1-298.
4.Butterflies and Moths of the Yukon
J.D. Lafontaine & D.M. Wood. 1997. In: Danks H.V., Downes J.A. (Eds.), Insects of the Yukon. Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods), Ottawa: 787–86.
5.Assessment of species diversity in the Atlantic Maritime Ecozone
McAlpine D.F., Smith I.M. (eds.). 2010. Canadian Science Publishing (NRC Research Press). 785 pp.
6.Entomologists of Manitoba.
P.W. Riegert. 1989. The Entomological Society of Canada. pp.1-69.
7.Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States, An Identification Guide
Gilligan, Todd M., Donald J. Wright, and Loran D. Gibson. 2008. Ohio Biological Survey, P.O. Box 21370, Columbus, Ohio 43221-0370.
8.North American Moth Photographers Group
9.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems