Image Number: 5310038

The upperwings are light ochreous brown with two darker patterns of a widening strip (obscure tortricid pattern). Head, thorax and legs whitish brown (beige). Female, brownish colour with darker pattern. The hindwings are brown-grey in the female. The females differ a bit from the males: they are larger, the patterns on the front wings are darker and the hind wings are brownish grey. The females have a wingspan up to 22 mm; Switzerland, Zurich, Lab Culture, 1978. M. Horak.
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Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, Australia


Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Tortricoidea
Family: Tortricidae
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Tribe: Archipini
Genus: Adoxophyes
Subject: Adoxophyes orana (Fischer von Roslerstamm)
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Thursday, October 11, 2007
Image last updated:
Thursday, December 13, 2007