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620282.003623Argyrotaenia quercifoliana (Fitch, 1858) –
              Yellow-winged Oak Leafroller

© Carol Wolf
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: Argyrolepia quercifoliana Fitch, 1858
Tortrix trifurculana Zeller, 1876
  • Barcode of Life (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
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Zeller. P.C., 1875. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der nordamericanischen Nachtfalter, besonders der Microlepidopteren. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien, 25: 207-360.
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
© Bob Patterson
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
© Forest Barnas
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
© D. Lynn Scott
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
© Nolie Schneider
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
© Tom Murray
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
© Tom Murray
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
© Jerry Armstrong
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
© Ken Childs
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
18mm – © Jim Vargo
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
22mm – © U. S. National Museum
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
17mm – © U. S. National Museum
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
© Canadian National Collection LG

Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
© George Smiley LG
on Quercus palustris

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