Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes



Species Epinotia normanana - Hodges#3336

An Unknown Micro Moth - Epinotia normanana An Unknown Micro Moth - Epinotia normanana moth - Epinotia normanana moth - Epinotia normanana An Unknown Micro Moth - Epinotia normanana Epinotia normanana Epinotia normanana - male Epinotia normanana - male
Show images of: caterpillars · adults · both
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 Olethreutinae
Tribe Eucosmini
Genus Epinotia
Species normanana (Epinotia normanana - Hodges#3336)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Epinotia normanana Kearfott, 1907 (1)
phologenetic sequence # 621244
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet in honor of Mr. Norman Criddle (1875-1933), Manitoba entomologist and illustrator, who collected the specimens. (1)
Wingspan 9-10.5 mm. (2)
Adult - See original description in Print References. (1)
Records from Manitoba, Quebec, Maine and California. (3), (1)
Types and other material: Aweme, Manitoba (Norman Criddle, June 27, 1905).
The Tortricidae Foodplant Database, ( (p. 211) has larval hosts as: Norway Spruce (Picea abies), White Spruce (P. glauca), Colorado or Blue Spruce (P. pungens), and Red Spruce (P. rubens).
Print References
Kearfott, W.D. 1907. New micro-leidoptera. The Canadian Entomologist 39(5): 156 (1)
Works Cited
1.New Micro-Lepidoptera
Kearfott, W.D. 1907. The Canadian Entomologist 39: 153-160.
2.Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae
Carl Heinrich. 1923. United States National Museum Bulletin 123: 1-298.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems