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51a1188 – 3276   Rhopobota naevana (Hübner, [1817])
             Holly Tortrix

© Kevin Hughes
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Synonymy: Tortrix naevana Hübner, [1817]
Lithographia geminana Stephens, 1852
Epinotia ilicifoliana Kearfott, 1907
Sciaphila luctiferana Walker, 1863
Laspeyresia malivorella Matsumura, 1931
Acroclita microrrhyncha Meyrick, 1931
Tortrix unipunctana Haworth, 1811
Anchylopera vacciniana Packard, 1869
Taxonomic Notes: Rhopobota naevana (Hübner, 1814) replaces Rhopobota unipunctana (Haworth, 1811).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Gilligan, T.M., J.W. Brown, J, Baixeras, 2020. Immigrant Tortricidae: Holarctic versus Introduced Species in North America. Insects, 11(9), 594: 1-59.
  • Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 150.241. (out of print)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Rhopobota naevana
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Rhopobota naevana
© E. LaGasa & WSDA
Rhopobota naevana
11mm – © Jim Vargo
Rhopobota naevana
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