Exotic Pest Reporting
Jae-Cheon Sohn, , Bugwood.org
Summer Fruit Tortrix Moth
Summer Fruit Tortrix Moth (Adoxophyes orana ) is an insect pest of apple, cherry, pear and other Rosaceous trees. It is a native of Europe and Asia.
While not yet considered to occur within the United States, this pest has been intercepted at ports of entry and poses a great risk to U.S. plant health.
This insect pest has been identified by USDA-APHIS as a serious threat to US Agriculture and Natural Resources, and surveys have been planned for multiple states.