Tortricinae

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Tortricinae
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Tortricidae
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Latreille, 1803
Tribes

Archipini
Atteriini
Ceracini
Cnephasiini
Cochylini
Epitymbiini
Euliini
Phricanthini
Schoenotenini
Sparganothini
Tortricini
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The Tortricinae are the nominate subfamily of tortrix moths. Commonly referred to as leafrollers, as the larvae build shelters by folding or rolling leaves of the food plant, the tortricinae include several notable pests as well species used as biological control agents against invasive weeds. [1]

Genera incertae sedis

These tortricine genera have not been assigned to a tribe yet:

Former genera

Alytopistis (synonym of Ardiosteres )

Life cycle

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Tortricidae Family of tortrix moths

The Tortricidae are a family of moths, commonly known as tortrix moths or leafroller moths, in the order Lepidoptera. This large family has over 10,350 species described, and is the sole member of the superfamily Tortricoidea, although the genus Heliocosma is sometimes placed within this superfamily. Many of these are economically important pests. Olethreutidae is a junior synonym. The typical resting posture is with the wings folded back, producing a rather rounded profile.

Accra is a genus of tortrix moths in the subfamily Tortricinae and tribe Tortricini. Accra was established in 1964 by Józef Razowski, with Argyrotoxa viridis as type species.

Procrica is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Tortricinae of the family Tortricidae. The genus was erected by Alexey Diakonoff in 1960.

Rhythmologa is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Tortricinae of the family Tortricidae.

Vellonifer is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Tortricinae of the family Tortricidae. It contains only one species, Vellonifer doncasteri, which is found in the Indian state of Assam and in China.

Williella is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Tortricinae of the family Tortricidae.

Abancaya is a monotypic genus of tortrix moths belonging to the tribe Cochylini of subfamily Tortricinae.

<i>Abrepagoge</i> Monotypic genus of tortrix moths

Abrepagoge is a monotypic genus of tortrix moths belonging to tribe Archipini of the subfamily Tortricinae. It was described in 1992 by Józef Razowski.

Acarolella is a genus of tortrix moths belonging to the subfamily Tortricinae and the tribe Cochylini. It was described in 1983 by Józef Razowski and V. O. Becker.

Vulpoxena is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Tortricinae of the family Tortricidae. The genus was described by John Wesley Brown in 1991.

Xoser is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Tortricinae of the family Tortricidae.

Argyrotaenia quadrifasciana, the four-lined leafroller moth, four-banded leafroller or lesser all-green leafroller, is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found in North America, where it has been recorded from Nova Scotia to West Virginia, west to Arkansas and north to Alberta. The habitat consists of orchards and shrubby areas.

Choristoneura adumbratanus is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found in Japan, Korea and China.

Choristoneura carnana is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae first described by William Barnes and August Busck in 1920. It is found in the United States, where it has been recorded from California and Colorado.

<i>Choristoneura diversana</i> Species of moth

Choristoneura diversana is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found in Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Denmark, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Poland, Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, Norway, Sweden, Finland, the Baltic region, Russia and the Near East. In the east, the range extends to China (Heilongjiang), Korea and Japan. The habitat consists of gardens, scrub and fens.

<i>Choristoneura lafauryana</i> Species of moth

Choristoneura lafauryana, the strawberry leafroller, is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found in Spain, Great Britain, the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Romania and Russia. In the east, the range extends to China, Korea and Japan.

<i>Choristoneura evanidana</i> Species of moth

Choristoneura evanidana is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found in the Russian Far East, Korea and China.

<i>Choristoneura luticostana</i> Species of moth

Choristoneura luticostana is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found in China, the Korean Peninsula, the Russian Far East and Japan. The habitat consists of fir-broad-leaved and cedar-broad-leaved forests.

<i>Choristoneura longicellanus</i> Species of moth

Choristoneura longicellanus is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found in China, Japan, Taiwan, the Korean Peninsula and the Russian Far East.

<i>Planotortrix notophaea</i> Species of moth

Planotortrix notophaea, the blacklegged leafroller, is a species of moth in the family Tortricidae. It is endemic to New Zealand. It was also present near Sydney in Australia, but this population is thought to be extinct.

References

  1. Brown,J. W.; Robinson,G; Powell,J. A. "Food plant Database for Leafrollers of the World (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae)(Version 1.0.0)". www.tortricidae.com. tortricid.net. Retrieved 30 June 2010.