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Apoctena taipana
Scientific classification
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Family:
Tortricidae
Genus:
Apoctena
Species:
A. taipana
Binomial name
Apoctena taipana
(Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)
Synonyms
  • Tortrix taipana Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875
  • Cacoecia enoplana Meyrick, 1882
  • Planotortrix taipana (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)

Apoctena taipana is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae, endemic to New Zealand. The current combination dates from Dugdale (1990). Note that Cacoecia enoplana Meyrick, 1882 (type locality: Wellington, North Island) is a junior subjective synonym.

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