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621387.003497Ecdytolopha insiticiana – Locust Twig Borer Moth – Zeller, 1875

Ken Childs
Field Marks:
See TortAI species page at
Genitalia: See TortAI species page at
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: Select/reselect View by Region on the related species page.)
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • 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. 185.305. (out of print)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Ecdytolopha insiticiana
Bob Patterson
Ecdytolopha insiticiana
Hugh McGuinness
Ecdytolopha insiticiana
Nolie Schneider
Ecdytolopha insiticiana
20mm – Jim Vargo
Ecdytolopha insiticiana
Karl Hillig

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