, Volume 33, Issue 2, pp 123–128 | Cite as

On the species ofRhyacionia Hübner [1825] (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in Turkey

  • Selma Seven
  • Mustafa Özdemir
  • Yasemin Özdemir
  • Vildan Bozkurt


Three forest pest species of the genusRhyacionia Hübner [1825] (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) that are known to damagePinus species are found in Turkey:R. buoliana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775),R. pinicolana, (Doubleday, 1849) andR. pinivorana (Lienig & Zeller, 1846).R. pinivorana is recorded for the first time from Turkey.R. pinicolana, first recorded in 1999, is now reported for the second time from Turkey. Photographs are presented of adult males and their genitalia of all taxa and the species distribution is shown on a map.

Key Words

Conifers Pinus forest pest Rhyacionia Tortricidae Lepidoptera genitalia distribution Turkey new record 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Selma Seven
    • 1
  • Mustafa Özdemir
    • 2
  • Yasemin Özdemir
    • 2
  • Vildan Bozkurt
    • 2
  1. 1.Faculty of Science and Literature, Biology DepartmentGazi UniversityTeknikokullar, AnkaraTurkey
  2. 2.Plant Protection Central Research InstituteYenimahalle, AnkaraTurkey

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