Apsidophora

Apsidophora

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Apsidophora is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Olethreutinae of the family Tortricidae. It contains only one species, Apsidophora purpurorbis, which is found in Thailand, the Malay Peninsula, Sumatra and New Guinea.The wingspan is 17-20 mm. The forewings are light purplish-grey. The hindwings are deep purplish-brown in the apical third.Olethreutinae is a subfamily of moth in the family Tortricidae.Tortricidae is a family of moths, commonly known as tortrix moths, in the order Lepidoptera. Tortricidae is a large family with over 10,350 species described, and is the sole member of the superfamily Tortricoidea. Many of these are economically important pests. Olethreutidae is a junior synonym. The typical resting posture is with the wings folded back producing a rather rounded profile.show more

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  • Paperback | 68 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 113g
  • Polic
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136333651
  • 9786136333656