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Homona magnanima
(oriental tea tortrix)

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Homona magnanima (oriental tea tortrix)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 20 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Homona magnanima
  • Preferred Common Name
  • oriental tea tortrix
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Homona magnanima Diakonoff

Preferred Common Name

  • oriental tea tortrix

International Common Names

  • English: leaf roller

EPPO code

  • HOMOMA (Homona magnanima)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Lepidoptera
  •                         Family: Tortricidae
  •                             Genus: Homona
  •                                 Species: Homona magnanima

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 10 Jan 2020
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Asia

ChinaPresentCABI (Undated)Present based on regional distribution.
-HubeiPresentLi GuoYuan et al. (2005)
JapanPresentTakagi (1978); Sato et al. (1980); Muraleedharan and Kandasamy (1983); Tanaka and Nonaka (1996)
-HonshuPresentHorikawa et al. (1986); Ishikawa (1990); Mao and Kunimi (1991); Uchidoi et al. (1994)
-KyushuPresentSimbolon and Yukawa (1993)
TaiwanPresentShry and Chow (1985); Chen and Tseng (1988)

Growth Stages

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List of Symptoms/Signs

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SignLife StagesType
Leaves / external feeding
Leaves / leaves rolled or folded
Leaves / webbing

Natural enemies

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Natural enemyTypeLife stagesSpecificityReferencesBiological control inBiological control on
Bacillus thuringiensis aizawai Pathogen Larvae
Bacillus thuringiensis thuringiensis Pathogen Larvae
Brachymeria lasus Parasite Pupae
Campoplex homonae Parasite Larvae
Granulosis virus Pathogen Larvae
insect viruses
Trichogramma dendrolimi Parasite Eggs
Zenillia libatrix Parasite Larvae

Plant Trade

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Plant parts liable to carry the pest in trade/transportPest stagesBorne internallyBorne externallyVisibility of pest or symptoms
Leaves eggs; larvae; pupae Yes Pest or symptoms usually visible to the naked eye
Seedlings/Micropropagated plants eggs; larvae; pupae Yes Pest or symptoms usually visible to the naked eye
Stems (above ground)/Shoots/Trunks/Branches eggs; larvae; pupae Yes Pest or symptoms usually visible to the naked eye

References

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Chen HT; Tseng HK, 1988. Field tests of several new chemicals for control of tea green leaf-hopper, Kanzawai spider mite and tea tortrix. Taiwan Tea Research Bulletin, No. 7:1-14

Hangu Z, 1987. Natural Enemy Resources of Tea Pest and their Ecological Control on Pests. In: Proceedings of International Tea Quality Human Health Symposium, 4-9th November, 1987. Hangzhou, China: Tea Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, 150-153.

Horikawa T; Shiratori C; Suzuki T; Sone K; Muramatsu M, 1986. Evaluation of sake-lees bait as an attractant for the smaller tea tortrix moth (Adoxophyes sp.) and tea tortrix moth (Homona magnanima Diakonoff). Japanese Journal of Applied Entomology and Zoology, 30(1):27-34

Ishikawa I, 1990. Virus infection of two tortricids by application of the entomopoxvirus [Entomopoxvirinae] of the smaller tea tortrix and the granulosis viruses of two tortricids [Adoxophyes sp. and Homona magnanima] in a tea field [in Honshu, Japan]. Proceedings of the Kanto-Tosan Plant Protection Society, No. 37:231-233

Izawa H; Fujn K; Matoba T, 2000. Control of multiple species of lepidopterous insect pests using a mating disruptor and reduced pesticide applications in Japanese pear orchards. Japanese Journal of Applied Entomology and Zoology, 44(3):165-171; 29 ref.

Kajiwara T; Umeya K; Asakawa M, 1986. Handbook on Crop Pests. Tokyo, Japan: Yokendo Co Ltd.

Kanoh M; Kiritani K; Kawasaki K, 1983. Mating behaviour and oviposition in the oriental tea tortrix, Homona magnanima Diakonoff. Japanese Journal of Applied Entomology and Zoology, 27(1):40-45

Kariya A, 1977. Control of tea pests with Bacillus thuringiensis. JARQ, 11(3):173-178

Kawaki A, 1977. Prospect for Integrated pest management in tea cultivation in Japan. JARQ, 31:213-217.

Kobayashi Y; Ozawa T; Ohhashi T; Ohishi A; Hattori T, 1988. Control effects of synthetic sex pheromones against the tortrices (Lepidoptera: Torticoidae) and the common cutworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) on rose in glass- and vinyl-houses. Proceedings of the Kansai Plant Protection Society, No. 30:63-69

Kodomari S, 1987. Use of granulosis viruses for the control of two tea tortricid moths. Extension Bulletin, ASPAC Food and Fertilizer Technology Center for the Asian and Pacific Region, Taiwan, No. 257:22-23

Kodomari S; Sato T; Oho N, 1987. Control of leaf roller with granulosis viruses in tea field. In: Proceeding of International Tea Quality Human Health Symposium, 4-9th November, 1987. Hangzhou, China: Tea Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, 160-167.

Kusigemati K, 1976. New host records of Ichneumonidae from Japan. Memoirs of the Faculty of Agriculture, Kagoshima University, 12(21):125-127.

Li GuoYuan; Deng QingYun; Hua GuangAn; Hu Bo, 2005. Dynamic analysis of composition and structure of arthropod community in Gardenia jasminoides fields. Journal of Huazhong Agricultural University, 24(3):245-249.

Mao H; Kunimi Y, 1990. Effects of temperature and photoperiod on development of the Oriental tea tortrix, Homona magnanima Diakonoff (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Japanese Journal of Applied Entomology and Zoology, 34(2):127-130

Mao HX; Kunimi Y, 1991. Pupal mortality of the oriental tea tortrix, Homona magnanima Diakonoff (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae), caused by parasitoids and pathogens. Japanese Journal of Applied Entomology and Zoology, 35(3):241-245

Minamikawa J; Osakabe M, 1979. Insect pests on tea plants. Tokyo, Japan: Japan Plant Protection Association.

Mochizuki F; Fukumoto T; Noguchi H; Sugie H, 2001. Resistance to a communication disruptant with a sex pheromone in two tea pests. Aroma Research, 2(2):185-189; 15 ref.

Morimoto S; Nakai M; Ono A; Kunimi Y, 2001. Late male-killing phenomenon found in a Japanese population of the oriental tea tortrix, Homona magnanima (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Heredity, 87(4):435-440; 27 ref.

Muraleedharan N, 1983. Lepidoptera. In: Tea Entomology: An Overview. Cinchona, Coimbatore, India: UPASI Tea Research Institute, 4-5.

Nishi Y; Nonaka T, 1996. Biological control of the tea tortrix using granulosis virus in the tea field. Agrochemicals, Japan, 69:7-10.

Noguchi H, 1979. Bioassay method for determination of female sex pheromone of tea tortrix moth, Homona magnanima Diakonoff (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Japanese Journal of Applied Entomology and Zoology, 23(1):22-27

Noguchi H, 1990. Studies on comparative physiology of behaviours and sex pheromones of the tea tortrix moth and the smaller tea tortrix moth. Bulletin of the National Institute of Agro-environmental Science, 7:73-138 (in Japanese with English summary).

Noguchi H; Tamaki Y; Arai S; Shimoda M; Ishikawa I, 1981. Field evaluation of synthetic sex pheromone of the oriental tea tortrix moth, Homona magnanima Diakonoff (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Japanese Journal of Applied Entomology and Zoology, 25(3):170-175

Noguchi H; Tamaki Y; Yushima T, 1979. Sex pheromone of the tea tortrix moth: isolation and identification. Applied Entomology and Zoology, 14(2):225-228

Pasternak LA; Shum LY; Sladen NA, 1987. Talstar a new insecticide, Miticide for the tea insect and mite management. In: Proceedings of the International Tea Quality Human Health Symposium, 4-9th November, 1987. Hangzhou, China: Tea Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 171-176.

Sato T; Oho N; Kodomari S, 1980. A granulosis virus of the tea tortrix, Homona magnanima Diaknoff (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae); its pathogenicity and mass-production method. Applied Entomology and Zoology, 15(4):409-415

Sato T; Oho N; Kodomari S, 1986. Utilization of granulosis viruses for controlling leafrollers in tea fields. JARQ (Japan Agricultural Research Quarterly), 19(4):271-275

Sato T; Oho N; Narita H, 1977. A granulosis virus of the peach fruit moth, Carposina niponensis Walsingham (Lepidoptera: Carposinidae). Applied Entomology and Zoology, 12(4):365-369

Shimada K, 1980. Sex pheromone mass trapping for control of the smaller tea tortrix. Japanese Journal of Applied Entomology and Zoology, 24(2):81-85

Shirai Y; Kosugi Y, 1997. Preliminary evaluation of the flight ability in the Oriental tea tortrix, Homona magnanima. Proceedings of the Kanto-Tosan Plant Protection Society, No. 44:259-261; 9 ref.

Shirai Y; Kosugi Y, 2000. Flight activity of the smaller tea tortrix, Adoxophyes honmai (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Applied Entomology and Zoology, 35(4):459-466; 26 ref.

Shirai Y; Kosugi Y; Noguchi H, 1998. Effects of sex, mating status and temperature on flight activity of the Oriental tea tortrix, Homona magnanima (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Applied Entomology and Zoology, 33(3):413-418; 19 ref.

Shry YL; Chow YS, 1985. Field attraction experiment of the synthetic sex pheromones of smaller tea tortrix and oriental tea tortrix in Taiwan. Journal of the Agricultural Association of China, 132:108-114

Simbolon H; Yukawa J, 1993. Interaction between Lithocarpus edulis (Fagaceae) and the associated insects in terms of infestation, defoliation, and lammas shoot production. Japanese Journal of Entomology, 61(1):109-120

Takagi K, 1974. Integrated control of tea insect pests. Nogyo-gijutsu (Techniques of Agriculture), 31:489-491.

Takagi K, 1974. Monitoring of Hymenopterous parasite in tea field. Bulletin of the National Research Institute of Tea, No. 10:91-131

Takagi K, 1978. Trap for monitoring adult parasites of the tea pest. JARQ, 12(2):99-103

Takaji K, 1976. Integrated control of tea insect pests, Nogyo-gijutsu (Techniques of Agriculture), 31:489-491 (In Japanese).

Takatsuka J; Kunimi Y, 2000. Intestinal bacteria affect growth of Bacillus thuringiensis in larvae of the oriental tea tortrix, Homona magnanima Diakonoff (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 76(3):222-226; 20 ref.

Tamaki Y; Noguchi H; Sugie H, 1983. Selection of disruptants of pheromonal communication in both the smaller tea tortrix moth and the tea tortrix moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Japanese Journal of Applied Entomology and Zoology, 27(2):124-130

Tanaka A; Nonaka T; Grey G, 1996. Control of two tea tortricids by granulosis viruses. Proceedings of the International Symposium on the use of Biological Control Agents under Integrated Pest Management. Taipei, Taiwan: Food and Fertilizer Technology Center for the Asian and Pacific Region, 113-124.

Uchidoi T; Mori Y; Asahina K, 1994. Decline in the susceptibility of the Oriental tea tortrix [Homona magnanima] to benzoyl phenyl urea insecticides in Shizuoka Prefecture. Proceedings of the Kanto-Tosan Plant Protection Society, No. 41:261-263

Yamaguchi T; Kiritani K; Matsuhira K; Fakuda K, 2001. The influence of unusual hot weather on the occurrence of several arthropod crop pests. Japanese Journal of Applied Entomology and Zoology, 45(1):1-7.

Distribution References

CABI, Undated. CABI Compendium: Status inferred from regional distribution. Wallingford, UK: CABI

CABI, Undated a. CABI Compendium: Status as determined by CABI editor. Wallingford, UK: CABI

Chen H T, Tseng H K, 1988. Field tests of several new chemicals for control of tea green leaf-hopper, Kanzawai spider mite and tea tortrix. Taiwan Tea Research Bulletin. 1-14.

Horikawa T, Shiratori C, Suzuki T, Sone K, Muramatsu M, 1986. Evaluation of sake-lees bait as an attractant for the smaller tea tortrix moth (Adoxophyes sp.) and tea tortrix moth (Homona magnanima Diakonoff). Japanese Journal of Applied Entomology and Zoology. 30 (1), 27-34. DOI:10.1303/jjaez.30.27

Ishikawa I, 1990. Virus infection of two tortricids by application of the entomopoxvirus [Entomopoxvirinae] of the smaller tea tortrix and the granulosis viruses of two tortricids [Adoxophyes sp. and Homona magnanima] in a tea field [in Honshu, Japan]. Proceedings of the Kanto-Tosan Plant Protection Society. 231-233.

Li GuoYuan, Deng QingYun, Hua GuangAn, Hu Bo, 2005. Dynamic analysis of composition and structure of arthropod community in Gardenia jasminoides fields. Journal of Huazhong Agricultural University. 24 (3), 245-249.

Mao H X, Kunimi Y, 1991. Pupal mortality of the oriental tea tortrix, Homona magnanima Diakonoff (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae), caused by parasitoids and pathogens. Japanese Journal of Applied Entomology and Zoology. 35 (3), 241-245. DOI:10.1303/jjaez.35.241

Muraleedharan N, Kandasamy C, 1983. Field evaluation of certain synthetic pyrethroids for the control of Cydia leucostoma Meyr. (Olethreutidae: Lepidoptera), the flushworm of tea. Entomon. 8 (1), 67-69.

Sato T, Oho N, Kodomari S, 1980. A granulosis virus of the tea tortrix, Homona magnanima Diaknoff (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae); its pathogenicity and mass-production method. Applied Entomology and Zoology. 15 (4), 409-415.

Shry Y L, Chow Y S, 1985. Field attraction experiment of the synthetic sex pheromones of smaller tea tortrix and oriental tea tortrix in Taiwan. Journal of the Agricultural Association of China. 108-114.

Simbolon H, Yukawa J, 1993. Interaction between Lithocarpus edulis (Fagaceae) and the associated insects in terms of infestation, defoliation, and lammas shoot production. Japanese Journal of Entomology. 61 (1), 109-120.

Takagi K, 1978. Trap for monitoring adult parasites of the tea pest. JARQ. 12 (2), 99-103.

Tanaka A, Nonaka T, 1996. Control of two tea tortricids by granulosis viruses. In: Biological pest control in systems of integrated pest management. Proceedings of the International Symposium on "The use of Biological Control Agents under Integrated Pest Management".. [Biological pest control in systems of integrated pest management. Proceedings of the International Symposium on "The use of Biological Control Agents under Integrated Pest Management"..], [ed. by Grey G]. Taipei, Taiwan: Food and Fertilizer Technology Center for the Asian and Pacific Region. 113-124.

Uchidoi T, Mori Y, Asahina K, 1994. Decline in the susceptibility of the Oriental tea tortrix [Homona magnanima] to benzoyl phenyl urea insecticides in Shizuoka Prefecture. Proceedings of the Kanto-Tosan Plant Protection Society. 261-263.

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