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Cydia latifemoris

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Taxonomy & nomenclature Threats to this species

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Cydia latifemoris is native to Hawaii. 

Taxonomy & nomenclature

Cydia latifemoris information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Cydia latifemoris, as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

Threats to this species

Differential parasitism of seed-feeding Cydia (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) by native and alien wasp species relative to elevation in subalpine Sophora (Fabaceae) forests on Mauna Kea, Hawaii
Complex interactions between native Lepidoptera and introduced biological control agents need to be considered in risk analysis for biological control introductions and invasive species programs (Journal of Insect Conservation, 2006).

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