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999 Summer Fruit Tortrix Adoxophyes orana

(Fischer von Röslerstamm, 1834)

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Summer Fruit Tortrix  Adoxophyes orana (Adult)

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999 Summer Fruit Tortrix Adoxophyes orana

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Summer Fruit Tortrix Adoxophyes orana

(Fischer von Röslerstamm, 1834)

Wingspan 17-22mm.

This moth is a recent arrival in this country and is a pest particularly in apple orchards.

The larvae feed on a variety of fruit, especially apples, and the damage caused can be extensive and costly.

The moth is bivoltine, appearing in June and August-September

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