Summer Fruit Tortrix Moth
Carroll, Juliet; Peterson, Kelsey
The summer fruit tortrix moth is an insect pest native to Europe and Asia. It primarily feeds on apples, cherries, and pears, though it has over 50 other plant hosts. While summer fruit tortrix has yet to be discovered in the United States, its arrival and establishment could be devastating.
NYS IPM Type: Invasive and Exotic Fact Sheet
New York State IPM Program
Agricultural IPM; Fruits; Tree Fruit; Apples; Cherries; Pears