Moths of North Dakota

Tortricidae: Tortricinae: Archipini

Choristoneura pinus Freeman 1953

Common name: Jack pine budworm.

Hodges #: 3643.

Identification: Rfw 9.6 mm, fw mottled red-brown, male without costal fold, hw fuscous; hind tibiae fuscous with pale bands.

Similar species: 3637, 3638, 3648.

Distribution: southern Canada and temperate United States.

Hosts: Larvae feed on Pinus sp. Pines.


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ND, Richland Co., 2 mi. N Iron Pond, Sheyenne Natl.  grasslands. 26- vi- 1999. Hg/ UV light, Coll. G. Fauske.


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Last updated: 03/27/02

Gerald M. Fauske
Research Specialist
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Fargo, ND 58105

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