Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Orangeworms on avocados: Orange tortrix feeds on bark, flowers, and buds or on shoots of immature trees

Authors

Roy J. Pence
Walter Ebeling

Authors Affiliations

Roy J. Pence is Principal Laboratory Technician, Division of Entomology, University of California College of Agriculture, Los Angeles; Walter Ebeling is Associate Professor of Entomology and Entomologist in the Experiment Station, University of California College of Agriculture, Los Angeles.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 4(8):5-14. DOI:10.3733/ca.v004n08p5. August 1950.

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Abstract

The orange tortrix and Holcocera, two small moths attacking oranges in southern California, were discovered to be avocado pests in 1949.

Pence R, Ebeling W. 1950. Orangeworms on avocados: Orange tortrix feeds on bark, flowers, and buds or on shoots of immature trees. Hilgardia 4(8):5-14. DOI:10.3733/ca.v004n08p5
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