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Genus Cydia

3492 Codling Moth  - Cydia pomonella A Tortricid Moth - Cydia gallaesaliciana Tortricidae: Cydia latiferreana - Cydia latiferreana codling moth - Cydia pomonella tortricid moth - Cydia orange moth - Cydia latiferreana genitalia - Cydia populana - female Cydia marita, Satronia tantilla or something else? - Cydia marita
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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 Olethreutinae
Tribe Grapholitini
Genus Cydia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cydia Hübner, 1825
Genus includes 47 spp., including the Codling moth and the Mexican Jumping Bean Borer (1)
Some members of this genus are very serious pests.
Print References
Miller, W.E. 1990. Body size and diet quality in the genus Cydia (Tortricidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 44(3): 113-142 (2)
Works Cited
1.American Insects: A Handbook of the Insects of America North of Mexico
Ross H. Arnett. 2000. CRC Press.
2.Body size and diet quality in the genus Cydia (Tortricidae).
William E. Miller. 1990. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 44(3): 113-142.