A Review of the Genus Grapholita (Lepidoptera, Tortricidae) in North Korea

  • Byun, Bong-Kyu (Department of Biological Science and Biotechnology, Hannam University) ;
  • Lee, Bong-Woo (Division of Forest Biodiversity, Korea National Arboretum) ;
  • Bae, Kwan-Ho (School of Ecological and Environmental System, Kyungpook National University) ;
  • Lee, Kyung-Jae (Forest Practice Research Center, Korea Forest Research Institute)
  • 투고 : 2012.09.21
  • 심사 : 2012.10.20
  • 발행 : 2012.10.31


In North Korea, the first report of the family Tortricidae, comprising 34 species, was made in 1969. It includes three species of the genus Grapholita (G. inopinata, G. molesta, and G. turionana). Among them, G. turionana is now placed under the genus Blastesthia. In the present study, a total of four species of the genus Grapholita are recognized from North Korea, based on material deposited in the Hungarian Natural History Museum, Hungary. Of them, Grapholita molesta (Busck), is reported for the first time from North Korea. In the present study, G. inopinata was not found. All the known species are enumerated with illustrations of adults and genitalia. Also a key for the genus is given.


연구 과제 주관 기관 : Korea Forest Research Institute, National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF)


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