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51a1186 – 3274.2   Crocidosema longipalpana (Möschler, 1891)

[T] - 6mm - © Gary J. Goss
Larva and
Host Plants:
See Proc. Entom. Soc. Wash., 104(2):318-329.
Genitalia: See Proc. Entom. Soc. Wash., 104(2):318-329.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Grapholitha longipalpana Möschler, 1891
Crocidosema litchivora Baixeras, 2002
Taxonomic Notes: Crocidosema longipalpana (Möschler, 1891) includes as a synonym 3274.5 Crocidosema litchivora Baixeras, 2002, World Catalogue of Insects. Vol. 5: 1-741.
  • Baixeras, J., 2002. in Brown, Pea, Vazquez & Baixeras, 2002. Description of a new tortricid pest (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Olethreutinae) of litchi (Litchi chinensis) in Florida, with a review of tortricid pests of litchi worldwide.. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 104(2): 318-329.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Brown, J.W., 2005. Tortricidae (Lepidoptera). World Catalogue of Insects, Vol. 5: 1-741.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Crocidosema longipalpana
[T] - 6mm - © Gary J. Gosss
Crocidosema longipalpana
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