Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Golden Leafroller Moth; White-marked Acleris
Acleris holmiana (Linnaeus, 1758)

Family: Tortricidae
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Identification: Adult: forewing golden orangish-yellow mixed with dark reddish-brown; large triangular or rectangular white patch mid-way along costa is diagnostic; hindwing dark gray
Wing Span:
Life History:
Flight: late June to August
Caterpillar Hosts: leaves of apple, cherry, hawthorn, pear, raspberry, Cotoneaster, and Cydonia
Adult Food:
Habitat: orchards, gardens, shrubby hedges, wood margins
Management Needs: