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Tortricidae
620057.003557Acleris maximana (Barnes & Busck, 1920)

- gen. - Glenn Fine
Distribution: Type Locality: Canada, "British Columbia, Victoria".
Description/
Field Marks:
See Obraztsov (1963).
Genitalia: See Obraztsov (1963).
Similar Species:
  • Acleris nigrolinea is separated by genitalia.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Peronea maximana Barnes & Busck, 1920
References
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Barnes W. & A. Busck, 1920. Notes and new species. Contributions to the natural history of the Lepidoptera of North America, 4(3): 216.
  • Obraztsov, N.S., 1963. Some North American moths of the genus Acleris (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 114(3469): 266; 261, figs. 7c (♂ gen.); pl. 8, figs. 25-28; pl. 15-17, figs. 48-56 (♂ gen.); pl. 18, figs. 57-60 (♀ gen.)
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 17.47f; p. 144. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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- 26mm – U. S. National Museum
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- 28mm – U. S. National Museum
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