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Catastega aceriella

Wikipedia Abstract

Catastega aceriella, the maple trumpet skeletonizer moth, is a moth of the Tortricidae family. It is found in North America from southern Ontario and Nova Scotia to North Carolina and Tennessee. The wingspan is 13–17 mm. Adults are greyish brown. There may be more than one generation per year. The larvae feed on Acer species. They skeletonise the leaves of their host, resulting in a trumpet construction.
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Prey / Diet

Acer rubrum (red maple)[1]
Acer saccharum (sugar maple)[1]
Fagus grandifolia (American beech)[1]
Quercus michauxii (Swamp Chestnut Oak)[1]
Quercus rubra (Red Oak)[1]
Quercus velutina (Black Oak)[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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