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Species Argyrotaenia juglandana - Hickory Leafroller - Hodges#3622

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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 Tortricinae
Tribe Archipini
Genus Argyrotaenia
Species juglandana (Hickory Leafroller - Hodges#3622)
Hodges Number
3622
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Argyrotaenia juglandana (Fernald, 1879)
Tortrix (Lophoderus) juglandana Fernald, 1879 (1)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for a host plant (hickory, in family Juglandaceae).
Size
Wingspan: Males 15-20 mm, Females 20-26 mm. (1)
Identification
Adult - forewing brown with two darker brown diagonal lines across wing; small pale spot at base of wing touches small pale spot at tip of thorax to form conspicuous pale patch when wings are held together at rest; hindwing pale gray or dirty white.
Range
Southern Quebec and Ontario to Florida, west to Texas and Minnesota. (2)
Habitat
Deciduous woodlands and parks containing hickory; adults are nocturnal and come to light.
Food
Larvae roll the leaves of hickory (Carya, Juglandaceae), including bitternut hickory (Carya cordiformis) and shagbark hickory (Carya ovata), and have also been recorded on plum (Prunus), Rosaceae) and Viburnum, Caprifoliaceae. (3)
Print References
Fernald, C.H., 1879. Tortricidae. The Canadian Entomologist 11(8): 155. (1)
Works Cited
1.Tortricidae.
Charles Henry Fernald. 1879. The Canadian Entomologist 11(8): 155-158.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group
3.HOSTS - The Hostplants and Caterpillars Database