Image Number: 5310043

Descriptor:
Adult(s)
Description:
The upperwings are light ochreous brown with two darker patterns of a widening strip (obscure tortricid pattern). Head, thorax and legs whitish brown (beige). Fore-wings of male reddish yellow ochre with rust-coloured pattern in the shape of an oblique median strip widening out into a triangular shape at the base. Female, brownish color with darker pattern. The hindwings are light grey in the male and 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 males will reach a wingspan of 17 to 19 mm, the females up to 22 mm. male forewing costal fold bordered by long flat scales. Switzerland, Zurich, Lab Culture, 1978. M. Horak.
Image type:
Museum
Gender:
Female
Image view:
Dorsal / Abaxial / Back

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Image location:
Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, Australia

Subject

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)
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Thursday, October 11, 2007
Image last updated:
Thursday, December 13, 2007