codlin moth


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Noun1.codlin moth - a small grey moth whose larvae live in apples and English walnutscodlin moth - a small grey moth whose larvae live in apples and English walnuts
tortricid, tortricid moth - any of numerous small moths having lightly fringed wings; larvae are leaf rollers or live in fruits and galls
Carpocapsa, genus Carpocapsa - codling moths
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PLACE codlin moth (pheromone) traps in fruit trees to trap the females before they lay their eggs.
I phoned the professional tree surgeon suggested and he said the tree was badly in need of pruning and also suggested a tar oil wash to get rid of codlin moth.