aspen tortrix

noun

Definition of aspen tortrix

: a tortricid moth (Archips conflictana) having a larva that feeds on and may seriously defoliate various species of aspen especially in parts of Canada

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“Aspen tortrix.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aspen%20tortrix. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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