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620735.002906Spilonota ocellana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) – Eye-spotted Bud Moth

© Tom Murray
Distribution: Reportedly introduced from Eurasia.
Field Marks:
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Genitalia: See TortAI species page at
Similar Species:
  • Spilonota laricana (Heinemann, 1863)
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Tortrix ocellana [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775
Tortrix comitana Hübner, [1796-1799]
Grapholitha laricana of authors not Heinemann, 1863
Spilonota lariciana of authors, [no date]
Pyralis luscana Fabricius, 1794
Penthina oculana Harris, 1862
Hedya pyrifoliana Clemens, 1860
Tmetocera zellerana Borgmann, 1895
Spilonota ocellana
© John Davis
Spilonota ocellana
© Charles Fletcher
Spilonota ocellana
© Libby & Rick Avis
Spilonota ocellana
© Nolie Schneider
Spilonota ocellana
© David Reed
Spilonota ocellana
© Carol Wolf
Spilonota ocellana
dark form – © E. LaGasa & WSDA
Spilonota ocellana
CalPhotos – © Jerry Powell
Spilonota ocellana
12mm – © Jim Vargo
Spilonota ocellana
© Canadian National Collection LG

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