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Platynota stultana
(omnivorous leaf roller)

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Platynota stultana (omnivorous leaf roller)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 14 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Platynota stultana
  • Preferred Common Name
  • omnivorous leaf roller
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta

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Platynota stultana (omnivorous leaf roller); adult (museum set specimen)
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Platynota stultana (omnivorous leaf roller); adult (museum set specimen)
AdultPlatynota stultana (omnivorous leaf roller); adult (museum set specimen)©Lynn Meijerman

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Platynota stultana Walsingham

Preferred Common Name

  • omnivorous leaf roller

Other Scientific Names

  • Platynota chiquitana Barnes & Busck
  • Sparganothis chiquitana
  • Sparganothis stultana

International Common Names

  • English: leafroller, omnivorus (USA)

EPPO code

  • PLAAST (Platynota stultana)

Taxonomic Tree

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

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.

Growth Stages

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List of Symptoms/Signs

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SignLife StagesType
Fruit / abnormal shape
Fruit / external feeding
Fruit / internal feeding
Fruit / lesions: scab or pitting
Fruit / reduced size
Fruit / webbing
Inflorescence / webbing
Leaves / external feeding
Leaves / leaves rolled or folded
Leaves / webbing

Natural enemies

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Natural enemyTypeLife stagesSpecificityReferencesBiological control inBiological control on
Apanteles Parasite Larvae
Chrysopa Predator Eggs
Elachertus fenestratus Parasite Larvae
Erynnia tortricis Parasite Larvae
Goniozus platynotae Parasite Larvae
Orius tristicolor Predator Eggs/Larvae
Temelucha platynotae Parasite Larvae
Trichogramma Parasite Eggs

Plant Trade

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Plant parts liable to carry the pest in trade/transportPest stagesBorne internallyBorne externallyVisibility of pest or symptoms
Flowers/Inflorescences/Cones/Calyx larvae Yes Yes Pest or symptoms usually visible to the naked eye
Fruits (inc. pods) larvae Yes Yes Pest or symptoms usually visible to the naked eye
Leaves eggs; larvae; pupae Yes Pest or symptoms usually visible to the naked eye
Plant parts not known to carry the pest in trade/transport
Bark
Bulbs/Tubers/Corms/Rhizomes
Growing medium accompanying plants
Roots
Wood

References

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AliNiazee MT; Stafford EM, 1972. Notes on the biology, ecology, and damage of Platynota stultana on grapes. Journal of Economic Entomology, 65:1042-1044.

AliNiazee MT; Stafford EM, 1973. Management of grape pests in central California vineyards. 1. Cultural and chemical control of Platynota stultana on grapes. Journal of Economic Entomology, 66(1):154-157

Atkins EL; Frost MH; Anderson LD; Deal AS, 1957. The omnivorous leaf roller, Platynota stultana Wlshm., on cotton in California: nomenclature, life history, and bionomics (Lepidopetra, Tortricidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 50:251-259.

Barnes W; Busck A, 1920. Notes and new species, Tortricidae. Contributions to the Natural History of the Lepidoptera of North America, 4(3):211-217.

Bentley WJ; Chaney WE; Coviello R; Smith RF; Summers CG, 2000. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Peppers. C DANR Publication 3339. (www.ipm.ucdavis.edu/PMG/r604300411.html).

Bentley WJ; Zalom F; Granett; J; Smith RJ; Varela L; Purcell A, 2000. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Grape. C DANR Publication 3339. (www.ipm.ucdavis.edu/PMG/r302300311.html).

Caprile L; Varela L; Pickel C; Coates WW; Bentley WJ; Vossen P, 2000. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Apple. UC DANR Publication 3339. (www.ipm.ucdavis.edu/PMG/r4300911.html).

Chapman PJ; Lienk SE, 1971. Tortricid fauna of apple in New York. Special Publications, Agricultural Experimental Station, Cornell University, Geneva, New York State, 46-48.

Elkins RB; van Steenwyk R; Varela L; Pickel C, 2000. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Pear. UC DANR Publication 3339. (www.ipm.ucdavis.edu/PMG/r603300611.html).

EPPO, 2014. PQR database. Paris, France: European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization. http://www.eppo.int/DATABASES/pqr/pqr.htm

Essig EO, 1926. Insects of Western North America. New York, USA: Macmillan.

Godfrey L; Goodell P; Grafton-Cardwell E; Toscano N; Natwick ET; Brazzle J, 2000. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Cotton. UC DANR Publication 3339. (www.ipm.ucdavis.edu/PMG/r114301311.html).

Grafton-Cardwell EE; Morse JG; O'Connell NV; Phillips PA, 2000. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Citrus. UC DANR Publication 3339. (www.ipm.ucdavis.edu/PMG/r107302511.html).

Groenen F; Baixeras J, 2013. The "Omnivorous Leafroller", Platynota stultana Walsingham, 1884 (Tortricidae: Sparganothini), a new moth for Europe. Nota Lepidopterologica, 36(1):53-55. http://www.soceurlep.eu/index.php?id=4

Hasey J; Olson WH; Van Steenwyk R; Beede R, 2000. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Kiwifruit. UC DANR Publication 3339. (www.ipm.ucdavis.edu/PMG/r430300111.html).

Hill AS; Roelofs WL, 1975. Sex pheromone components of the omnivorous leafroller moth, Platynota stultana. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 1(1):91-99

Hull LA; Pfeiffer DG; Biddinger DJ, 1995. Apple direct pests. In: Hogmire HW, ed. Mid-Atlantic Orchard Monitoring Guide. New York, USA: NRAES.

Jones D; Granett J, 1982. Feeding site preferences of seven lepidopteran pests of celery. Journal of Economic Entomology, 75(3):449-453

LaRue H, 1980. Growing Pomegranates in California. DANR Publication Leaflet 2459.

Loughner G, 1977. Citrus pest management: OLR in the San Joaquin. Citrograph, 62(6):171-172, 175-177

Lynn CD, 1969. Omnivorous leaf roller, an important new grape pest in the San Joaquin Valley. California Agriculture, 23(4):16-17

Mackay MR, 1962. Larvae of the North American Tortricinae (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Canadian Entomologist, Supplement 28:182 pp.

McGregor EA, 1934. Platynota stultana damaging green oranges in Southern California. Journal of Economic Entomology, 27:543-546.

Miller SE; Hodges RW, 1995. Platynota stultana, the omnivorous leaf-roller, established in the Hawaiian Islands (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Bishop Museum Occasional Papers, No. 42:36-39

Nelson RH, 1936. Observations on the life history of Platynota stultana Wlsm. on greenhouse rose. Journal of Economic Entomology, 29:306-312.

Perry E; Bettiga L; Tyler R, 2000. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Caneberries. UC DANR Publication 3339. (www.ipm.ucdavis.edu/PMG/r71300211.html).

Pickel C; Bentley; W; Rice; RE; Brazzle J; Hasey J; Day K, 2000. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Peach. UC DANR Publication 3339. (www.ipm.ucdavis.edu/PMG/r602301011.html).

Powell JA, 1983. Expanding geographical and ecological range of Platynota stultana in California (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 59(1/4):233-239

Shorey HH; Sisk CB; Gerber RG, 1996. Widely separated pheromone release sites for disruption of sex pheromone communication in two species of Lepidoptera. Environmental Entomology, 25(2):446-451; 14 ref.

Walsingham FZS, 1884. North American Tortricidae. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, 1884:121-147.

Woglum RS, 1920. A recently discovered citrus pest, Platynota tinctana (Walk.) in California. California Department of Agriculture Monthly Bulletin, 9:341-343.

Yokoyama VY; Miller GT, 1999. Host status of fresh prunes by potential quarantine pests in laboratory tests and evaluation of packinghouse culls. Journal of Economic Entomology, 92(2):485-489; 14 ref.

Yokoyama VY; Miller GT; Crisosto CH, 1999. Low temperature storage combined with sulfur dioxide slow release pads for quarantine control of omnivorous leafroller Platynota stultana (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Journal of Economic Entomology, 92(1):235-238; 15 ref.

Zenner-Polania I; Helgesen RG, 1973. Effect of temperature on instar number and head-capsule width of Platynota stultana (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Environmental Entomology, 2(5):823-827

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