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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Cladus: Coelolepida
Cladus: Myoglossata
Cladus: Neolepidoptera
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Cladus: Eulepidoptera
Cladus: Ditrysia
Cladus: Apoditrysia
Superfamilia: Tortricoidea

Familia: Tortricidae
Subfamilia: Tortricinae
Tribus: Cochylini
Synonym: Euliini
Genus: Ptychocroca
Species: P. apenicillia – P. crocoptycha – P. galenia – P. keelioides – P. lineabasalis – P. nigropenicillia – P. simplex – P. wilkinsoni

Ptychocroca Brown & Razowski, 2003

Type species: Haemateulia galenia Razowski, 1999.

Gender: feminine..
Primary references

Brown, J.W. & Razowski, J. 2003a. Description of Ptychocroca, a new genus from Chile and Argentina, with comments on the Bonagota Razowski group of genera (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Euliini). Zootaxa 303: 1–31. Abstract & excerpt Full article (PDF). Reference page.

Ptychocroca is a genus of moths belonging to the family Tortricidae.[1]


Ptychocroca apenicillia Brown & Razowski, 2003
Ptychocroca crocoptycha (Meyrick, 1931)
Ptychocroca galenia (Razowski, 1999)
Ptychocroca keelioides Brown & Razowski, 2003
Ptychocroca lineabasalis Brown & Razowski, 2003
Ptychocroca nigropenicillia Brown & Razowski, 2003
Ptychocroca simplex Brown & Razowski, 2003
Ptychocroca wilkinsonii (Butler, 1883)


The generic name is an anagram of the specific name crocoptycha.
See also

List of Tortricidae genera


Baixeras, J.; Brown, J. W. & Gilligan, T. M. "Online World Catalogue of the Tortricidae". Retrieved January 20, 2009.

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