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51a1357 – 3471   Cydia caryana (Fitch, 1856)
             Hickory Shuckworm

Mark Dreiling - DNA
Field Marks:
See TortAI species page at
Genitalia: See TortAI species page at
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Ephippiphora caryana Fitch, 1856
Grapholitha caryae Skimer, 1869
  • 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. & M. E. Epstein, 2014. Tortricids of Agricultural Importance to the United States (TortAI). Identification Technology Program (ITP), USDA/APHIS/PPQ/CPHST, Fort Collins, CO, species page at
  • Gilligan, Wright & Gibson, 2008. Olethreutine Moths of the Midwestern United States: p. 182.299. (out of print)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Cydia caryana
Bob Patterson
Cydia caryana
Carol Wolf
Cydia caryana
Jeff Trahan
Cydia caryana
Ken Childs
Cydia caryana
13mm – Jim Vargo
Cydia caryana
George Smiley LG
on Phylloxera gall on Carya tomentosa - 6mm

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