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51a0005 – 3505   Acleris holmiana (Linnaeus, 1758)
             Golden Leafroller

Lynette Schimming
Distribution: Introduced from Eurasia.
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: Tortrix holmiana Linnaeus, 1758
Lozotaenia schreberiana Westwood & Humphreys, 1845
  • 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, T.M., J.W. Brown, J, Baixeras, 2020. Immigrant Tortricidae: Holarctic versus Introduced Species in North America. Insects, 11(9), 594: 1-59.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Acleris holmiana
Eric LaGasa & WSDA
Acleris holmiana
Eric LaGasa & WSDA
Acleris holmiana
John Davis
Acleris holmiana
Libby & Rick Avis
Acleris holmiana
13mm – U. S. National Museum
Acleris holmiana
Eric LaGasa & WSDA

Acleris holmiana
Eric LaGasa & WSDA

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