Gatesclarkeana senior

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Gatesclarkeana senior
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Tortricidae
Genus: Gatesclarkeana
Species: G. senior
Binomial name
Gatesclarkeana senior
Diakonoff, 1966
Synonyms
  • Gatesclarkeana asynthetes Diakonoff, 1968

Gatesclarkeana senior is a moth of the Tortricidae family. It is found in Indonesia, the Philippines and Taiwan.[1]

The wingspan is 16–18 mm for males and 15-18.5 mm for females. The forewings are light ochreous. The hindwings are fuscous with a purplish gloss.[2]

The larvae have been reared from the leaves of Peltophorum pterocarpum and Lantana species.

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