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Species Pseudexentera habrosana - Hodges#3256

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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 Eucosmini
Genus Pseudexentera
Species habrosana (Pseudexentera habrosana - Hodges#3256)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pseudexentera habrosana (Heinrich, 1923)
Exentera habrosana Heinrich, 1923 (1)
Powell & Opler (2009) listed the forewing length 7-10.5 mm. (2)
Specimen determined by DNA analysis (BOLD). (3)
Powell & Opler (2009) reported the species occurs along the entire California coast from sea level to 2,000'. (2)
Holotype male and paratype female: San Diego, CA (W.S. Wright, 3-17-12, 3-18-12).
Powell & Opler (2009) reported the adults are most common from January to mid-March with a few records from November and December. (2)
Miller (1986) reported the larvae feed on Quercus agrifolia, and Q. wislizeni
Print References
Heinrich, C., 1923. Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae. Bulletin of the United States National Museum. 123: 178. (1)
Miller, 1986. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 40(3), p. 233; figs. 19-20, 37, 54.
Powell, J.A., 1961. Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 37: 203.
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press, pl. 16, figs.3, 4; p. 136. (2)