Samiksha Jaiswal

Argyroploce lediana

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Lepidoptera
Phylum  Arthropoda
Rank  Species
Class  Insecta
Family  Tortricidae
Genus  Argyroploce
Similar  Argyroploce noricana, Argyroploce arbutella, Celypha aurofasciana, Celypha flavipalpana, Pseudohermenias abietana

Argyroploce lediana is a moth of the Tortricidae family. It was described by Linnaeus in 1758. It is found in Scandinavia, northern Russia, the Baltic region, Germany, Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Austria and Romania. In the east, the range extends to Japan.

The wingspan is 12–16 mm. Adults are on wing from June to July.

The larvae feed on Ledum palustre.

References

Argyroploce lediana Wikipedia


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