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Species Pelochrista emaciatana - Hodges#3088

3158  - Pelochrista emaciatana
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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 Olethreutinae
Tribe Eucosmini
Genus Pelochrista
Species emaciatana (Pelochrista emaciatana - Hodges#3088)
Hodges Number
3088
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pelochrista emaciatana (Walsingham, 1884) (1)
Paedisca emaciatana Walsingham, 1884 (2)
Eucosma perpropinqua Wright, 2005 (3)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin meaning "thin, emaciated" for the comparison to Paedisca larana Walsingham because the "fore wings are narrower in proportion to their length." (2)
Size
Wingspan 22 mm. (2)
Range
Arizona. (2)
Print References
Walsingham, Lord. 1884. North American Tortricidae. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London. 1884: 137. (2)
Heinrich, C., 1929. (perpropinqua); Notes on some North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 75: 8. (4)
Internet References
The Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD)- Images are listed under Pelochrista perpropinqua (6)
Works Cited
1.Revised world catalogue of Eucopina, Eucosma, Pelochrista, and Phaneta (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Eucosmini)
Todd M. Gilligan, Donald J. Wright. 2013. Zootaxa 3746(2): 301–337.
2.X. North American Tortricidae.
Lord Walsingham. 1884. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, 1884: 121-147.
3.Some Eucosmini (Tortricidae) associated with Eucosma emaciatana (Walsingham) and Eucosma totana...
Donald J. Wright. 2005. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 59(3): 121-133.
4.Notes on some North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae
Carl Heinrich. 1929. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 75(2779): 1-23.
5.North American Moth Photographers Group
6.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems