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Codling Moth caterpillar

Codling Moth (Cydia pomonella) caterpillar found in apple, photographed 06 September 2009 by B Crowley

Codling Moth (Cydia pomonella) caterpillar found in apple, photographed 06 September 2009 by B Crowley

Caterpillar of the Codling Moth (Cydia pomonella). This is the grub commonly found feeding on the insides of apples and pears.
(06 September 2009)

Codling moth (Cydia pomonella) found in apple, photographed 06 September 2009 by B Crowley

Codling moth (Cydia pomonella) found in apple, photographed 06 September 2009 by B Crowley

Codling Moth (Cydia pomonella) larva photographed on the apple it was found in above.
(06 September 2009)


Group: Insects
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Tortricidae
Species: Cydia pomonella L.
Common Name: Codling Moth
Author: B Crowley

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