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Anarsia lineatella

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Gelechiidae
Scientific name  Anarsia lineatella
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Anarsia
Rank  Species
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Similar  Anarsia, Grapholita molesta, Prays oleae, Cydia, Grapholita funebrana

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Anarsia lineatella, the peach twig borer, is a moth of the Gelechiidae family. It is commonly found in Europe, but was introduced to California in the 1880s.

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The wingspan is 11–14 mm. The moths are on wing from June to August depending on the location.

The larvae feed on Prunus species, including Prunus avium, Prunus spinosa, Prunus domestica and Prunus insititia. In California, A. lineatella is a significant pest of local almond plantations.

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References

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