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Tortix Moth

Olethreutes arcuella

1 species ID suggestions

bayucca 5 years ago
Leafroller Moth
Olethreutes arcuella Olethreutes arcuella


injica 5 years ago

Mine was something under 1 cm not less that 8 mm.... but actually I'm not sure...sorry if I'm not more helpful...

injica 5 years ago

Thank you bayucca ;)

bayucca 5 years ago

Tortricidae, Olethreutinae, Olethreutini, Olethreutes arcuella. There is also an mostly identical one, Olethreutes subtilana, which is slightly smaller. Any idea of the size of yours? Looking at the more whitish area on the forewing, I am quite confident with Arcuella.


Lat: 45.07, Long: 13.65

Spotted on May 21, 2013
Submitted on May 21, 2013

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