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Species Acleris clarkei - Hodges#3544

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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 Tortricini
Genus Acleris
Species clarkei (Acleris clarkei - Hodges#3544)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acleris clarkei Obraztsov, 1963 (1)
Explanation of Names
Obraztsov (1963) stated "This new species is named for Dr. J.F. Gates Clarke, of the U.S. National Museum, who directed the attention of the present author to this and some other Acleris species in the collection of the above museum." (1)
Obraztsov (1963) listed the forewing length as 7-8 mm. (1)
Obraztsov (1963) described the adults including genitalia. (1)
Alberta to Michigan and Nova Scotia. (2), (3)
Holotype, ♂ collected Apr. 9, 1931, Cle Elum, Kittitas County, Washington., J.F. Gates Clarke. (1)
The adults are most common from May to September.
Print References
Obraztsov, 1963. Some North American moths of the genus Acleris (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Proceedings of the United States National Museum 114: 251; fig. 5; plate 4, figs. 10, 11. (1)
Works Cited
1.Some North American moths of the genus Acleris (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae)
Nicholas S. Obratzsov. 1963. Proceedings of The United States National Museum, 114(3469): 213-270.
2. An annotated list of the Lepidoptera of Alberta, Canada
Gregory R. Pohl, Gary G. Anweiler, B. Christian Schmidt, Norbert G. Kondla. 2010. ZooKeys 38: 1–549.
3.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.
4.North American Moth Photographers Group
5.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems