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Species Argyrotaenia ivana - Ivana leafroller moth - Hodges#3627

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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 Archipini
Genus Argyrotaenia
Species ivana (Ivana leafroller moth - Hodges#3627)
Hodges Number
3627
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Argyrotaenia ivana (Fernald, 1901)
Tortrix ivana Fernald, 1901 (1)
Explanation of Names
Fernald (1901) named the species for the plant the holotype was reared from, Iva imbricata Walter (seacoast marsh elder). (1)
Numbers
There are more than 30 species of the genus Argyrotaenia in America north of Mexico. (2), (3)
Size
Fernald (1901) reported the wingspan as 12 mm. (1)
Identification
Determined by Bob Patterson.
Range
Heppner (2003) listed the range to include Georgia and Florida to Texas. (4)
Moth Photographers Group includes Maryland. (2)
Holotype ♂, Florida, #5416 USNM. (National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC). (5)
Season
Heppner (2003) reported January to July, and September to November in Florida. (4)
Food
Fernald (1901) reared from Iva imbricata Walter (seacoast marsh elder). (1)
Heppner (2003) listed the following host plants. (4)
Apium graveolens var. dulce
Aquilegia sp.
Asparagus sp.
Crataegus sp.
Citrus paradiisi
C. sinensis
Geranium sp.
Gnaphalium obtusifolium
Myriophyllum aquaticum[/i]
Polygonum densiflorum
P. punctatum
Rosa sp.
Salix sp.
Solidago sp.
Print References
Fernald, C.H., 1901. New Pyralidae and Tortricidae from Palm Beach, Florida. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 9: 51. (1)
Works Cited
1.New Pyralidae and Tortricidae from Palm Beach, Florida
C. H. Fernald. 1901. Journal of The New York Entomological Society, 9: 49-52.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group
3.Check list of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico.
Hodges, et al. (editors). 1983. E. W. Classey, London. 284 pp.
4.Arthropods of Florida and Neighboring Land Areas: Lepidoptera of Florida
J.B. Heppner. 2003. Florida Department of Agriculture 17(1): 1-670.
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