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Tortricid Moths
Page Last Updated: January 18 2019
79 species
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth - approx. 1.2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth Larva? - approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Choristoneura
Species: Rosaceana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Genus: Choristoneura
Species: Rosaceana
Banded Olethreutes Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Olethreutes
Species: Fasciatana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
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Updated December 2 2016
Hairnet Acleris - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Acleris
Species: Forsskaleana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Also known as Maple Leaftier - larvae feed on leaves of
Maple and Sycamore - native to Europe
Oak Leaftier Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Acleris
Species: Semipurpurana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Also known as Oak Leafshredder Moth
Maple-Basswood Leafroller Moth - approx. 1.3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Cenopis
Species: Pettitana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Goldenrod Gall Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Epiblema
Species: Scudderiana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth Larva? - approx. 2 cm - Lower Don Valley (Crother's Woods) - May 2011
Banded Olethreutes Moth - approx. 1 cm - High Park - June 2012
Hairnet Acleris - approx. 1 cm - Kortright Centre for Conservation - July 2012
Oak Leaftier Moth - approx. 1 cm - High Park - June 2016
Goldenrod Gall Moth - approx. 1 cm - Rouge Park (Glenrouge Campground) - June 2014
Spring Dead-leaf Roller Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Cenopis
Species: Diluticostana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Maple-Basswood Leafroller Moth - approx. 1.3 cm - Thorncliffe Park - July 2015
Locust Twig Borer Moth - approx. 1.2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Ecdytolopha
Species: Insiticiana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Larvae feed on Black Locust
Dark Olethreutes Moth - approx. 1.2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Olethreutes
Species: Nigranum
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Inornate Olethreutes Moth - approx. 1 cm - High Park - August 2016
Inornate Olethreutes Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Olethreutes
Species: Inornatana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Green Budworm Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Hedya
Species: Nubiferana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Also known as Variable Nigranum Moth
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Updated December 2 2016
Omnivorous Leafroller Moth - approx. 1.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Archips
Species: Purpurana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Omnivorous Leafroller Moth - approx. 1.5 cm - Rouge Park - August 2015
Another species (Platynota stultana) is also referred to as
the Omnivorous Leafroller Moth
Spring Spruce Needle Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Archips
Species: Packardiana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Bunchberry Leaffolder Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Olethreutes
Species: Connectum
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Bunchberry Leaffolder Moth - approx. 1 cm - Rouge Park - August 2015
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Updated August 21 2016
White-spotted Leafroller Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Argyrotaenia
Species: Alisellana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
White-spotted Leafroller Moth - approx. 1 cm - wingspan to 2.5 cm - High Park - June 2016
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Updated August 14 2016
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Updated August 12 2016
Variable in appearance - forewing is whitish to pale yellow
usually with fragmented brown lines
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Updated November 24 2018
Spring Spruce Needle Moth - approx. 1 cm - High Park - July 2018
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Updated December 22 2016
Gray Archips Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Archips
Species: Grisea
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Tortricinae
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Updated August 18 2016
Oblique-banded Leafroller Moth - approx. 1.2 cm - High Park - July 2016
Gray Archips Moth - approx. 1 cm - wingspan approx. 2 cm - High Park - June 2016
Reddish Eucosma - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Eucosma (formerly Phaneta)
Species: Raracana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Green Budworm Moth - approx. 1 cm - High Park - June 2016
Reticulated Fruitworm Moth - approx. 1.2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Cenopis
Species: Reticulatana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Reticulated Fruitworm Moth - approx. 1.2 cm - High Park - August 2016
Lined Oak Leafroller Moth - approx. 1.3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Argyrotaenia
Species: Quercifoliana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Lined Oak Leafroller Moth - approx. 1.3 cm - wingspan 1.5 to 2.5 cm - High Park - June 2016
Also known as Oak Leafroller - Archips semiferana (see
blelow) is also known as Oak Leafroller
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Updated August 12 2016
White-spotted Hedya Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Hedya
Species: Chionosema
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
White-spotted Hedya Moth - approx. 1 cm - High Park - July 2016
Three-lined Leafroller Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Pandemis
Species: Limitata
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Three-lined Leafroller Moth - approx. 1 cm - High Park - July 2016
Oak Leafroller Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Archips
Species: Semiferana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana (see above) is also known as
Oak Leafroller
Oak Leafroller Moth - approx. 1 cm - High Park - July 2017
Red-banded Leafroller Moth - approx. 1 cm - High Park - August 2016
Red-banded Leafroller Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Argyrotaenia
Species: Velutinana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
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Updated November 25 2016
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Updated November 25 2016
Also known as Oak Cenopis
Spring Dead-leaf Roller Moth - approx. 1 cm - High Park - July 2016
Basswood Olethreutes - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Olethreutes
Species: Tilianum
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Similar to Bunchberry Leaffolder (O. connectum)
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Updated December 2 2016
Dark Olethreutes Moth - approx. 1.2 cm - High Park - July 2016
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Updated December 29 2016
Basswood Olethreutes - approx. 1 cm - L'Amoreaux Park - July 2016
Gray-marked Tortricid - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Decodes
Species: Basiplagana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Gray-marked Tortricid - approx. 1 cm - High Park - August 2016
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Updated December 5 2016
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Updated December 6 2016
Eastern Black-headed Budworm - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Acleris
Species: Variana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Eastern Black-headed Budworm - approx. 1 cm - High Park - August 2016
Suleima cinerodorsana - approx. 8 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Suleima
Species: Cinerodorsana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Suleima cinerodorsana - approx. 8 mm - High Park - August 2017
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Updated December 10 2018
Filbertworm - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Cydia
Species: Latiferreana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Filbertworm - approx. 1 cm - High Park - August 2016
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Updated December 11 2016
Maple Twig Borer - approx. 8 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Proteoteras
Species: Aesculana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Reddish Eucosma - approx. 1 cm - High Park - August 2017
Maple Twig Borer - approx. 8 mm - High Park - July 2017
Three-parted Epiblema - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Epiblema
Species: Tripartitana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Three-parted Epiblema - approx. 1 cm - High Park - August 2016
Eucosma parmatana - approx. 8 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Eucosma
Species: Parmatana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Eucosma parmatana - approx. 8 mm - High Park - August 2018
Dotted Gymnandrosoma Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Gymnandrosoma
Species: Punctidiscanum
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Dotted Gymnandrosoma Moth - approx. 1 cm - High Park - July 2016
Canadian Sonia - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Sonia
Species: Canadana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Canadian Sonia - approx. 1 cm - High Park - August 2016
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Updated December 4 2016
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Updated December 8 2018
Sculptured Moth - approx. 8 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Eumarozia
Species: Malachitana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Exasperating Platynota - approx. 8 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Platynota
Species: Exasperatana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Exasperating Platynota - approx. 8 mm - High Park - August 2016
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Dichrorampha species - approx. 8 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Dichrorampha
Species: Simulana? Bittana?
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
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Updated March 19 2018
Dichrorampha species - approx. 8 mm - High Park - August 2016
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Updated December 17 2016
Hoffman's Cochlid - approx. 7 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Cochylis
Species: Hoffmanana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Hoffman's Cochlid - approx. 7 mm - High Park - August 2018
Pelochrista similiana - approx. 1.2 cm - High Park - August 2016
Pelochrista similiana - approx. 1.2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Pelochrista
Species: Similiana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Buff-tipped Eucosma - approx. 7 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Eucosma (formerly Phaneta)
Species: Ochroterminana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Also known as Buff-tipped Phaneta
Raspberry Leaf-roller - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Epinotia
Species: Medioviridana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Raspberry Leaf-roller - approx. 1 cm - High Park - September 2016
Larvae produce elliptical galls in goldenrod
Diamondback Epinotia - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Epinotia
Species: Lindana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Diamondback Epinotia - approx. 1 cm - High Park - September 2017
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Updated November 17 2018
Aster-head Eucosma - approx. 8 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Eucosma
Species: Tomonana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Aster-head Eucosma - approx. 8 mm - High Park - August 2016
Also known as Aster-head Phaneta
Robinson's? Acleris - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Acleris
Species: Robinsoniana?
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Robinson's? Acleris - approx. 1 cm - High Park - August 2017
Subfamily: Tortricinae
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Updated November 17 2018
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Updated December 4 2017
Pale-headed Eucosma - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Eucosma (formerly Phaneta)
Species: Ochrocephala
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Pale-headed Eucosma - approx. 1 cm - High Park - September 2017
Epinotia nonana - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Epinotia
Species: Nonana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Epinotia nonana - approx. 1 cm - High Park - September 2017
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Updated October 13 2017
Broken-banded Leafroller - approx. 1.2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Genus: Choristoneura
Species: Fractivittana
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Updated November 4 2017
Broken-banded Leafroller - approx. 1.2 cm - High Park - June 2017
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Bare-patched Oak Leafroller - approx. 1 cm - High Park - April 2017
Bare-patched Oak Leafroller - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Pseudexentera
Species: Spoliana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Snowy-shouldered Acleris - approx. 7 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Acleris
Species: Nivisellana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Larva known as Apple Leaf Twister
Snowy-shouldered Acleris - approx. 7 mm - High Park - September 2017
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Pine Tube Moth - approx. 7 mm - High Park - September 2017
Pine Tube Moth - approx. 7 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Argyrotaenia
Species: Pinatubana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Raspberry Leafroller - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Olethreutes
Species: Permundana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
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Updated November 20 2017
Raspberry Leafroller - approx. 1 cm - High Park - June 2017
Similar to O. lacunana - not to be confused with
Raspberry Leaf-roller
Not to be confused with Raspberry Leafroller
Black-crescent Proteoteras - approx. 8 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Proteoteras
Species: Crescentana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Black-crescent Proteoteras - approx. 8 mm - High Park - June 2018
Dusky Leafroller - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Orthotaenia
Species: Undulana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Dusky Leafroller - approx. 1 cm - High Park - July 2017
Tufted Apple Bud Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Platynota
Species: Idaeusalis
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Tufted Apple Bud Moth - approx. 1 cm - High Park - Juy 2017
Quartered Olethreutes Moth - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Olethreutes
Species: Quadrifidum
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
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Updated December 16 2017
Quartered Olethreutes Moth - approx. 1 cm - High Park - July 2017
Moth (Eucosma - radiatana group) - approx. 1.2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Eucosma
Species: Radiatana?
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Moth (Eucosma - radiatana group) - approx. 1.2 cm - Leslie Spit - June 2014
One of the species in the radiatana group which is a
complex of nine very similar species whose relationship is
not resolved
Locust Twig Borer Moth - approx. 1.2 cm - High Park - July 2017
Larisa subsolana - approx. 5 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Larisa
Species: Subsolana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Larisa subsolana - approx. 5 mm - High Park - June 2018
Sumac Leaftier - approx. 8 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Episimus
Species: Argutanus (also Argutana)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Sumac Leaftier - approx. 8 mm - High Park - August 2018
? Olethreutes - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Olethreutes
Species: ?
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Olethreutes species - approx. 1 cm - High Park - July 2016
Hydrangea Leaftier Moth - approx. 8 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Olethreutes
Species: Ferriferana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Hydrangea Leaftier Moth - approx. 8 mm - High Park - June 2016
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Updated August 21 2016
Shining Olethreutes - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Olethreutes
Species: Nitidana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Shining Olethreutes - approx. 1 cm - High Park - July 2018
Eucosma sombreana - approx. 1.3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Eucosma
Species: Sombreana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Eucosma sombreana - approx. 1.3 cm - High Park - July 2018
Phalonidia lepidana - approx. 7 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Phalonidia
Species: Lepidana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Phalonidia lepidana - approx. 7 mm - High Park - July 2018
Olethreutes punctanum - approx. 1 cm - High Park - July 2018
Olethreutes punctanum - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Olethreutes
Species: Punctanum
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Maple Trumpet Skeletonizer? - approx. 8 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Catastega?
Species: Aceriella?
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Maple Trumpet Skeletonizer? - approx. 8 mm - Thorncliffe Park - June 2013
Sculptured Moth - approx. 8 mm - High Park - May 2018
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Updated October 29 2018
Epiblema glenni - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Epiblema
Species: Glenni
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Epiblema glenni - approx. 1 cm - High Park - July 2018
Ragweed Borer - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Epiblema
Species: Strenuana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Ragweed Borer - approx. 1 cm - High Park - July 2018
Adults variable in pattern and colour
Epiblema obfuscana - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Epiblema
Species: Obfuscana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Epiblema obfuscana - approx. 1 cm - High Park - June 2018
Pink-washed Leafroller - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Hedya
Species: Separatana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Pink-washed Leafroller - approx. 1 cm - Speyside (Halton Hills) - August 2018
Cochylis viscana - approx. 7 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Cochylis
Species: Viscana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Cochylis viscana - approx. 7 mm - Speyside (Halton Hills) - August 2018
Maple Shoot Borer - approx. 8 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Proteoteras
Species: Moffatiana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
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Updated November 17 2018
Also known as Gray-flanked Proteoteras
Maple Shoot Borer - approx. 8 mm - Speyside (Halton Hills) - July 2017
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Updated November 17 2018
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Updated November 17 2018
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Updated November 17 2018
Buff-tipped Eucosma - approx. 7 mm - Speyside (Halton Hills) - August 2017
Boldly-marked Archips - approx. 1.2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Archips
Species: Dissitana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Boldly-marked Archips - approx. 1.2 cm - Speyside (Halton HIlls) - August 2018
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Updated November 30 2018
Kearfott's Rolandylis Moth - approx. 6 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Rolandylis
Species: Maiana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Kearfott's Rolandylis Moth - approx. 6 mm - High Park - September 2018
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Updated November 30 2018
Cochylis aurorana - approx. 6 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Cochylis
Species: Aurorana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Cochylis aurorana - approx. 6 mm - High Park - August 2018
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Updated November 30 2018
Also known as Pink-mottled Cochylis
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Updated January 6 2019
Bent-wing Acleris - approx. 7 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Acleris
Species: Subnivana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Bent-wing Acleris - approx. 7 mm - High Park - August 2018
Subfamily: Tortricinae
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Updated December 5 2018
Black-lined Acleris - approx. 1.2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Acleris
Species: Nigrolinea
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Subfamily: Tortricinae
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Updated December 5 2018
Black-lined Acleris - approx. 1.2 cm - Speyside (Halton Hills) - September 2018
Similar to A. maximana
Similar to A. cornana - see below
Similar to Bidens Borer (Epiblema otiosana) and Birch
Epinotia (Epinotia trigonella)
White-marked Cydia - approx. 7 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Cydia
Species: Albimaculana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
White-marked Cydia - approx. 7 mm - High Park - August 2018
Similar to Stained-back Leafroller (A. maculidorsana)
Acleris cornana? - approx. 7 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Acleris
Species: cornana?
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Acleris cornana? - approx. 7 mm - High Park - August 2017
Subfamily: Tortricinae
Similar to A. subnivana (see above) and A. placidana
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Updated January 6 2019
Ancylis subaequana - approx. 7 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Ancylis
Species: Subaequana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Ancylis subaequana - approx. 7 mm - High Park - June 2018
Two-toned Ancylis - approx. 7 mm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Ancylis
Species: Divisana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Two-toned Ancylis - approx. 7 mm - High Park - August 2018
Olethreutes atrodentana - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Genus: Olethreutes
Species: Atrodentana
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Olethreutinae
Olethreutes atrodentana - approx. 1 cm - High Park - August 2018