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Species Acleris braunana - Hodges#3518

It resembles 3527 - Acleris schalleriana, but could be something else. - Acleris braunana Tortricid - Acleris braunana - female Acleris - Acleris braunana Acleris - Acleris braunana Acleris braunana Acleris braunana genitalia - Acleris braunana - female Tortricid - Acleris braunana - female
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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 braunana (Acleris braunana - Hodges#3518)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acleris braunana (McDunnough, 1934) (1)
Peronea braunana McDunnough, 1934
Explanation of Names
Named in honor of microlepidopterist Annette F. Braun (1884-1978).
There are about 65 species of the genus in America north of Mexico.
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (2)
McAlpine et al. (2010) reported eastern Quebec; Nova Scotia. (3)
Holotype ♂ from Biscotasing, Ontario, Canada in Canadian National Collection (CNC).
Pohl et al. (2010) listed May for Alberta. (4)
Print References
Obraztsov, N.S., 1964. 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.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
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. 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.
5.North American Moth Photographers Group