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Definition of the noun tortricidae

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noun - plural: -

  1. leaf rollers and codling moths

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Google previewProceedings of the Biological Society of Washington (1907)

All of the above characters may seem trivial, but it should be considered, that the Tortricidae is a remarkably uniform and conservative family, embracing closely allied genera; nearly all characters usually available and important are more or ...

Google previewForest entomology (1908)

by Alexander Thomson Gillanders

The name Tortricidae refers to the general habit the larvae of those moths possess of rolling ...

Google previewDesk Encyclopedia of General Virology (2010)

by Marc H.V. van Regenmortel, Brian W.J. Mahy

These viruses infect larvae from a variety of families of Lepidoptera including Tortricidae, Pieridae, Yponomeutidae, Pyralidae, and Gelechiidae. The third type of GV contains only one species to date, Harrisina brillians GV (HabrGV). HabrGV ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

(Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). NORMA...

(Lepidoptera:Tortricidae) 2587.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

html Tortricidae Description of the Tortricidae. Torymidae Description of the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1894)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature

Tortricidae are small insects of nocturniform mien when at rest (the wings being horizontal and not expanded); antennae simple; bristle of posterior wings absent; haustellum short; palpi short; larvae with four pairs of abdominal prolegs.

Google previewThe Century dictionary and cyclopedia (1914)

with a new atlas of the world : a work of general reference in all departments of knowledge

Tortricidae have this habit. Gnorimoschema gallae-solidaginis is a tineid whose larvae produce ellipsoidal nodes on the stems of the various goldenrods. Eucosmascudderiana is a tortricid whose larva makes a similar gall. Cydia ninana is a ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

The Tortricidae as a superfamily of heterocerous lepidopterous insects, including those Microlepidoptera whose...

Google previewThe Imperial Dictionary (1861)

English, Technological, and Scientific by John Ogilvie

TORTRICIDAE Top PING-LIFT, n. [add] Dari topping-lift, a rope made fast to the outer end of a davit, and rove through a block made fast to a vessel's mast aloft, with a tackle attached. It assists in keeping the anchor clear of the rail, when ...

Google previewThe Universal English Dictionary (1869)

Comprising the Etymology, Definition, and Pronunciation of All Known Words in the Language, as Well as Technical Terms Used in Art, Science, Literature, Commerce, and Law by John Craig, P. Austin Nuttall

ToRTRICIDAE, tawr-tris'e-de, s. (tortrix, one of the genera.) A family of beautiful ...

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