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Tortricidae
620214.003849Cagiva cephalanthana – (Heinrich, 1921)

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Distribution: Holotype: Chambers Co., TX
Description/
Field Marks:
See Brown (2019), Zootaxa, 4671(2):195222
Genitalia: See Brown (2019), Zootaxa, 4671(2):195222
Taxonomic Notes: Cagiva cephalanthana (Heinrich, 1921) was formerly unassigned to genus in Meltzer & Brown (2014). Pogue (1986) proposed the genus Cagiva for this species in his unpublished Ph.D. dissertation and is nomen nudum (unavaillable). Brown (2019) published the name Cagiva, new genus, Zootaxa, 4671(2): 201.
This species was number 3842 in the 1983 Hodges Checklist.
3849 (1983 list) Aethes scissana (Walker, 1863) is a synonym of 3760.30 Aethes smeathmanniana.
References
  • Brown, J.W., 2019. New genera, new species, and new combinations in new world Cochylina (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Tortricinae). Zootaxa, 4671(2): 195222.
  • Metzler, E.H. & J.W. Brown, 2014. An updated check list of the Cochylina (Tortricidae, Tortricinae, Euliini) of North America north of Mexico including Greenland, with comments on classification and identification. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 68(4): 274-282.
  • Pogue, M.G., 1986. A generic revision of the Cochylidae (Lepidoptera) of North America. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1-280.
  • Species Page at BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data System
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Cagiva cephalanthana
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Cagiva cephalanthana
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Cagiva cephalanthana
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