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PESTS AND DISEASES OF FORESTRY IN NEW ZEALAND

Puriri moth, Aenetus virescens

  • Puriri moth
    Forest and Timber Insects in New Zealand No. 16: Puriri moth. Revised 2009 Based on P.J. Alma (1977)   Insect: Aenetus virescens (Doubleday) (Lepidoptera: Hepialidae)      Fig. 1 - A…

  • A bit of history - Aenetus virescens
    From Forest Health News 162, May 2006. Most readers of FH News will be familiar with Aenetus virescens (ghost or puriri moth). The larvae bore in living branches and trunks…

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