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Argyresthia conjugella
(apple fruit moth)

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Argyresthia conjugella (apple fruit moth)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 27 March 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Argyresthia conjugella
  • Preferred Common Name
  • apple fruit moth
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Argyresthia conjugella Zeller

Preferred Common Name

  • apple fruit moth

International Common Names

  • English: apple fruit miner; apple fruit, moth; tineid moth, small
  • Spanish: tina del manzano
  • French: fausse-teigne de la pomme; teigne du pommier

Local Common Names

  • Denmark: rønnebærmøl
  • Finland: pihlajanmarjakoi
  • Germany: Motte, Apfel-; Motte, Ebereschen-; Motte, Vogelbeer-
  • Italy: Tignola delle mele
  • Japan: Ringo-hime-sinkui
  • Netherlands: Lijsterbesmot; Lijsterbesmotje
  • Norway: rognebærmoll
  • Sweden: rönnbärsmal

EPPO code

  • ARGYCO (Argyresthia conjugella)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Lepidoptera
  •                         Family: Yponomeutidae
  •                             Genus: Argyresthia
  •                                 Species: Argyresthia conjugella

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.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

Asia

IndiaPresent
-Himachal PradeshUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts

Europe

FinlandPresent
Former USSRPresent
HungaryUnconfirmed recordCAB Abstracts
LithuaniaUnconfirmed record
NetherlandsPresent
NorwayPresent
SwedenPresent

Natural enemies

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Natural enemyTypeLife stagesSpecificityReferencesBiological control inBiological control on
Bacillus thuringiensis galleriae Pathogen Larvae
Microgaster polita Parasite Larvae

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