Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eulia ministrana (Linnaeus, 1758)
Phalaena (Tortrix) ministrana
Linnaeus, 1758 (1)
Lophoderus ministrana ab. dilutana Strand, 1901
Olethreutes ferrugana Hübner, 1922
Tortrix ferugana Hübner, 1796-1799
Ptycholoma livoniana Duponchel, 1845
Lophoderus subfascianu Stephens, 1834
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin ministrans meaning "attend to, wait upon."
Nova Scotia and New York, west to British Columbia and Washington, south to northern coastal California. Also, Central Alaska. (3)
Type locality: Europe.
Larvae live in folded leaves of a variety of trees and shrubs. (3)
Recorded in the Nearctic on Alnus, Betula, Corylus, Prunus, Salix, Viburnum
Overwinters as larva and pupates in the spring. (3)