Aethes cnicana (Thistle Conch)

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Aethes cnicana (Thistle Conch)

Aethes cnicana (Thistle Conch)
Originator: Alf Tore Mjøs

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: "Micro-heterocera" (Micro-moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortrix moths)
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Genus: Aethes
Species: Aethes cnicana (Thistle Conch)

Norwegian name: Tistelpraktvikler

Host plants: Carduus, Cirsium, Cirsium oleraceum