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Rhyacionia buoliana (Denis & Schiffermuller, 1775)

Имаго  (Rhyacionia buoliana)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Tortricoidea family Tortricidae subfamily Olethreutinae tribe Eucosmini genus Rhyacionia → species Rhyacionia buoliana

Species name(s)

Rhyacionia buoliana (Denis & Schiffermuller, 1775) = gemmana (Hübner, 1818-19) = Rhyacionia pallasana Sodoffsky, 1830 = Rhyacionia bouliana = Rhyacionia buolina = pinicolana Doubleday, 1849 = Evetria buoliana = Tortrix gemmana Hübner, 1818/19 = Tortrix pallasana Sodoffsky, 1830.


Zoogeographical regions

Palaearctic, Nearctic, Neotropic.

Russia regions

#1. Kaliningradsky; #4. Evropeisky Severo-Zapadny; #7. Evropeisky yuzhno-tayozhny; #8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #9. Evropeisky Tsentralno-Chernozyomny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #14. Vostochno-Kavkazsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #20. Yuzhno-Zapadnosibirsky; #22. Krasnoyarsky; #27. Pribaikalsky; #31. Yuzhno-Yakutsky.

Forewing length

8—9 mm.

Primary colors

Orange, Yellow, Brown/Gray/Black, White.

Flight time

January February March April May June July August September October November December

Имаго  (Rhyacionia buoliana)

Detailed information with references

Synonyms and combinations

  • Evetria buoliana [11]. Peter Khramov.

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Fore wing length 0.8-0.9 cm. The color orange-brown with whitish longitudinal spots. The hind wings are dark. [5]. Peter Khramov.
  • Wingspan 20 mm. The front wings are reddish-orange, with white horizontal stripes. Hind wings gray. [11]. Peter Khramov.


  • Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Greece, Denmark, Ireland, Spain, Italy, Corsica, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardinia, Sicily, Slovakia, the Soviet Union - European part, Finland, France, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, East Caucasus, the European North-West, the European Central Black Earth, the European Central European South taiga, the Western Caucasus, Kaliningrad, Krasnoyarsk, Pribaikalskiy, Mid-Volzhsky, South West Siberian, South Ural , South Yakutia. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the British Isles, France, Germany, Greece (mainland), Denmark (mainland), Ireland, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Cyprus, Corsica, Latvia, Lithuania Luxembourg, Madeira, Malta, Netherlands, Norway (mainland), the Channel Islands, Poland,Portugal (mainland), Romania, Russia, Sardinia, Sicily, Slovakia, Slovenia, Finland, France (mainland), Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia. [10]. Peter Khramov.
  • Central and Southern Europe, Central Asia and the Far East. In some places in North and South America (introduced species). [5]. Peter Khramov.


  • July. [11]. Peter Khramov.

Additional info about Imago

  • Pobegovyun wintering occurs in pine forests, large parks and nurseries where they grow pine wood. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Larva lifespan

  • Track Rhyacionia buoliana occur in the spring. [5]. Peter Khramov.
  • From August to next spring. [11]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Pine trees, mostly young. [5]. Peter Khramov.
  • Pine. [11]. Peter Khramov.

Additional info about Larva

  • Springing from the damaged kidney resin covers caterpillar caterpillar, last stay here for the winter. In the spring the larvae live inside the shoots, gnawing at their longitudinal passages and causing them to dry. [11]. Peter Khramov.


  • Eggs are laid on the terminal bud apical escape of young pines. [11]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Rhyacionia buoliana


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Zoran Bozovic.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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08.02.2014 19:44, Peter Khramov

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