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Genus Archips

new eclosed - Archips argyrospila Tortriciade: Archips packardiana - Archips packardiana Archips semiferana  - Archips semiferanus Tortricidae: Unknown Specimen - Archips purpurana Unknown Moth Species - Archips argyrospila Boldly-marked Archips - Archips dissitana Ugly-nest Caterpillar Moth - Archips cerasivorana - male - female Tortricidae, Fruit-Tree Leafroller Moth, lateral - Archips argyrospila
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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 Archipini
Genus Archips
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Archips Hübner, 1822
Pohl, et al. (2016) list 26 species, all included here.(1) Some species are variable in appearance, and while an effort was made to include multiple variants of such species, this was not always possible. Some of the species here are lacking in photos in the guide, and their full range of variation could not be represented. This guide should be used only as a first step in identification.

packardiana group                                                                                                                                                  asiatica group

A. packardiana              A. striana                     A. alberta                    A. dissitana                  A. tsuganus                 A. oporana


xylosteana group

A. rosana                                                        A. podana                    A. fuscocupreanus        A. argyrospila              A. mortuana                 A. nigriplagana             A. goyerana
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A. eleagnana                A. myricana                 A. semiferana               A. negundana               A. georgiana                 A. magnoliana              A. grisea


cerasivorana group                                                                                                              purpurana group

A. cerasivorana             A. fervidana                 A. infumatana              A. rileyana                   A. purpurana                                                                                    A. xylosteana

Many members of this genus are regarded as pests.
Print References
Hübner, J., 1822. Systematisch-alphabetisches Verzeichniss aller bisher bey den Fürbildungen zur Sammlung europäischer Schmetterlinge. p.58.
Internet References
TortAI. Torticid of Agricultural Importance.
Works Cited
1.Annotated taxonomic checklist of the Lepidoptera of North America, North of Mexico
Pohl, G.R., Patterson, B., & Pelham, J.P. 2016.