The only viperid species captured was Agkistrodon con tortrix
2008, 2009) and in other countries on other pests: such as fruit tortrix
(Charmillot et al.
For the last four or five years I've been seeing serious infestations of tortrix
moth caterpillars in local woodland.
Comparison of three dispensers for mating disruption technique to control the summerfruit tortrix
Intestinal bacteria affect growth of Bacillus thuringiensis in larvae of the oriental tea tortrix
, Homona magnanima Diakonoff (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae).
Some, such as those of Tortrix
moths, produce webbing that sticks the leaves together in groups or folds the edge of the leaf over, creating a safe haven for the caterpillar.
Some caterpillars, such as those of tortrix
moths,actually produce webbing that sticks the leaves together in groups or folds the edge of the leaf over, so creating a safe haven for the caterpillar.
Some caterpillars, in particular the Tortrix
Moth caterpillars, produce quantities of fine webbing which they use to bind leaves together so creating safe shelters for themselves.
A wet August combined with the warm spell has led to caterpillars of the Tortrix
Moth, infesting overgrown lime trees in Oliver Road, Dean Road and Johnson Road in Erdington.
leaves for the large aspen tortrix
(Choristoneura conflictana (Walker)).
Defoliator specific pheromones Tortrix
viridana - BUC 96