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Species Coleophora duplicis - Hodges#1337

Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Coleophoridae (Casebearer Moths)
Subfamily Coleophorinae
Genus Coleophora
No Taxon (Silk Casebearers)
No Taxon (duplicis complex)
Species duplicis (Coleophora duplicis - Hodges#1337)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Coleophora duplicis Braun, 1921 (1)
Braun (1921) listed the wingspan 11.5-14.5 mm. (1)
Baldizzone et al. (2006) reported the distribution Nearctic: Canada, U.S.A. (2)
McAlpine et al. (2010) reported eastern Quebec to Nova Scotia. (3)
The peak of the flight period is July to September. (4), (1)
Braun (1921)(1) reared from several species of Aster and Solidago. The adults were collected on the flowers of Aster.
Braun (1921)(1) listed four species.
Aster shortii (Lindl.) G.L. Nesom (Short's aster).
Aster cordifolins (L.) G.L. Nesom (common blue wood aster).
Solidago cacsia L. (wreath goldenrod).
Solidago flexicaulis L. [Solidago latifolia] (zigzag goldenrod).
Life Cycle
Braun (1921) described the life cycle. (1)
Print References
Braun, A., 1921. Notes on Microlepidoptera with descriptions of new species. Entomological News 32. p. 16. (1)
Works Cited
1.Notes on Microlepidoptera with descriptions of new species.
Annette F. Braun. 1921. Entomological news, and proceedings of the Entomological Section of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 32: 8-18.
2.World Catalogue Of Insects: Coleophoridae, Coleophorinae (Lepidoptera) Volume 8
G. Baldizzone, J-F. Landry, H. Van Der Wolf. 2006. Apollo Books.
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