Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Peach Fruit Moth
Carposina sasakii (Matsumura, 1900)


Family: Carposinidae
Subfamily:
Identification:
Wing Span: 1.3–1.7 cm
Life History:
Flight:
Caterpillar Hosts: Peach, apple, pear, apricot, plum, jute, Crataegus (hawthorn), quince and Ziziphus sativa
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Texas and expanding. This species was introduced from Asia
Conservation:
NCGR:
Management Needs:
Comments:
Taxonomy Notes: None.