Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Pelochrista totana (Kearfott, 1907)


Family: Tortricidae
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Identification:
Wing Span: 1.5-2.1 cm
Life History:
Flight: July through October.
Caterpillar Hosts: Chrysothamnus nauseosus (Pall.) Britt. (rabbitbrush) Asteraceae.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, and Wyoming.
Conservation:
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Management Needs:
Comments:
Taxonomy Notes: Formerly placed in the genus Eucosma, Gilligan et al. (2013), Zootaxa, 3746(2): 301-337.