|Common name: Cranberry girdler.
Hodges #: 5391.
Identification: Rfw 8.5 mm, fw fringe metallic gold, terminal
line represented by spots on lower half of wing, discal cell fuscous,
proboscis with scales at base.
Similar species: 2998, 5399,
Distribution: southern Canada and U. S.
Hosts: many species of grasses and forbs. Injurious to Vaccinium
angustifolium Ait.– blueberry and V. macrocarpon Ait.–
cranberry in the northeast.
ND, Slope Co., Burning Coal Vein. 31- VII- 1999. Hg/
UV light, Coll. G. Fauske