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Amorbia cuneanum

Synonyms: Amorbia essigana; Hendecastema adumbranum

Wikipedia Abstract

Amorbia cuneanum, the western avocado leafroller moth, is a species of moth of the Tortricidae family. It is found from Baja California, Mexico, to south-western Canada. To the east, the range extends to Arizona and Idaho in the United States. The length of the forewings is 11.5–13 mm for males and 12–14.5 mm for females. The ground colour of the forewings is straw yellow, with an oblique darker mark. The hindwings are beige with a darker patch at the apex. Adults are on wing year round in two generations per year.
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Prey / Diet

Arbutus menziesii (Pacific madrone)[1]
Arctostaphylos glauca (bigberry manzanita)[1]
Arctostaphylos patula (greenleaf manzanita)[1]
Heteromeles arbutifolia (Toyon)[1]
Laurus nobilis (sweet bay)[1]
Persea americana (avocado)[1]
Prunus ilicifolia (hollyleaf cherry)[1]
Umbellularia californica (California laurel)[1]



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1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
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