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Species Pammene perstructana - Hodges#3468

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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 Grapholitini
Genus Pammene
Species perstructana (Pammene perstructana - Hodges#3468)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pammene perstructana (Walker, 1863)
Sciaphila perstructana Walker 1863 (1)
synonym Pammene signifera (Heinrich, 1926)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin prefix per+structus meaning "according to its structure."
Forewing length 6 mm (Miller, 1985).
Known from Minnesota, North Dakota, Ontario and Quebec (Walker, 1863; Miller, 1990; BugGuide records).
Type locality: St. Martin's Falls, Albany River, Hudson's Bay (Dr. Barnston).
Print References
Miller, W.E., 1985. Pammene perstructana (Walker) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) indentified after more than a century. The Great Lakes Entomologist 18(4): 145-147 (PDF)
Miller, W.E., 1990. Differences between Nearctic Pammene perstructana and its most similar Palaearctic relatives (Tortricidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 44(4): 288-289.
Walker, F. 1863. Tortricites & Tineites. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum, 28: 343. (1)