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Sparganothis sulfureana

Synonyms: Cocnchylis gratana; Croesia fulvoroseana; Croesia gallivorana; Croesia virginiana; Tortrix belfrageana

Wikipedia Abstract

The Sparganothis Fruitworm Moth or Blueberry leafroller (Sparganothis sulfureana) is a species of moth of the Tortricidae family. It is found in most of eastern North America. The wingspan is 10-20 mm. The forewings are yellow, covered with reddish-brown netlike markings. The hindwings are dirty white to pale grey. Adults are on wing from May to October in two generations per year. The larvae feed on various forbs and woody plants, including corn and cranberry.
View Wikipedia Record: Sparganothis sulfureana

Prey / Diet

Abies balsamea (Canadian fir)[1]
Euphorbia esula (leafy spurge)[1]
Larix laricina (tamarack)[1]

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Citations

Species recognized by Wing, P., , in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 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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