Gypsonoma sociana

Gypsonoma sociana is a moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found from Europe to Russia, China (Henan, Gansu) and Japan.[2]

Gypsonoma sociana
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Tortricidae
Genus: Gypsonoma
G. sociana
Binomial name
Gypsonoma sociana
(Haworth, [1811])[1]
  • Tortrix sociana Haworth, [1811]
  • Penthina neglectana Duponchel in Godart, 1842

The wingspan is 12–15 mm. Adults are on wing from July to August.

The larvae burrows into a twig of a Populus or Salix species (including Salix sachalinensis and Salix raddeana) and later occupies a leaf bud.


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