Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Eucosma robinsonana (Grote, 1872)

Family: Tortricidae
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Identification: Forewing crossed by pale and dark brown stripes. Two basal stripes silvery white; outer two stripes silvery white only toward costa. Hindwing pale grayish brown.
Wing Span: 1-1.8 cm.
Life History:
Flight: Late April-June and August to October. Two broods.
Caterpillar Hosts: Unrecorded; probably roots of some asters.
Adult Food:
Range: New Jersey to Florida, west to Kansas and Texas.
Management Needs:
Comments: NULL