family Tortricidae


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Noun1.family Tortricidae - leaf rollers and codling moths
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Lepidoptera, order Lepidoptera - moths and butterflies
tortricid, tortricid moth - any of numerous small moths having lightly fringed wings; larvae are leaf rollers or live in fruits and galls
genus Tortrix - type genus of the Tortricidae
genus Homona, Homona - tea tortrix
Carpocapsa, genus Carpocapsa - codling moths
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Such a size difference between sex chromosomes and autosomes is unusual in Lepidoptera, and was described in detail only in some species of the family Tortricidae (Sichova et al.
The first part of a two volume set, this book details aspects of the members of the moth family Tortricidae sensu lato in Britain and Ireland and the taxonomy, adult moth, larval stages, and life history of each species of Tortricinae and Chlidanotinae.
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