Canadian Forest Service Publications

Notes on the life history and habits of the spruce cone worm, Dioryctria reniculella (Grt.) (Lepidoptera : Pyralidae) 1963. McLeod, J.M.; Daviault, L. The Canadian Entomologist 95(3): 309-316.

Year: 1963

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 15566

Language: English

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DOI: 10.4039/Ent95309-3

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Dioryctria reniculella may be occasionally found in abundance feeding on cones and foliage of spruce in Quebec. In this paper, the life history, habits, and description of immature stages as yet unreported in the literature are presented, along with short notes on populations and natural control organisms.