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Species Acleris kearfottana - Hodges#3519

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 kearfottana (Acleris kearfottana - Hodges#3519)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acleris kearfottana (McDunnough, 1934) (1)
Peronea kearfottana McDunnough, 1934
Explanation of Names
Named in honor of William D. Kearfott (1864-1917).
There are more than 65 species of the genus Acleris in America north of Mexico.(2)
Northeastern United States to Nova Scotia. (3)
Holotype ♂ from Bobcaygeon, Ontario, Canada. (4)
Myrica gale (5)
Print References
McDunnough, 1934. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 11: 318.
Obraztsov, N.S., 1963. Some North American moths of the genus Acleris (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Proceedings of The United States National Museum, 114: 229. (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.North American Moth Photographers Group
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.World Catalogue of Insects, Vol. 5: Tortricidae (Lepidoptera)
John Wesley Brown, Joaquin Baixeras. 2005. Apollo Books.
5.Host records for Lepidoptera reared in Eastern North America
D. C. Ferguson. 1975. United States Department of Agriculture 1521: 1-45.
6.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems