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Species Acleris variegana - Hodges#3530

Garden Rose Tortrix Moth - Acleris variegana  Acleris variegana - Hodges#3530. - Acleris variegana - female Moth - Acleris variegana Adult - Acleris variegana Acleris variegana ? - Acleris variegana Acleris variegana ? - Acleris variegana unknown Tortricid - Acleris variegana Acleris variegana? - Acleris variegana
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Tortricoidea (Tortricid Moths)
Family Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Subfamily Tortricinae
Tribe Tortricini
Genus Acleris
Species variegana (Acleris variegana - Hodges#3530)
Hodges Number
3530
Size
Wingspan: 7-10 mm.
Range
throughout Europe, northwestern Africa, central Asia, and China. First reported from North America in early 1900s; present on the East and West Coasts.
Food
Several plant families, including Berberidaceae, Betulaceae, Ericaceae, Rosaceae, Solanaceae, Ulmaceae
Life Cycle
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Remarks
Non-native, introduced long ago and it is well established.
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