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Raspberry fruitworm larvae

Byturus spp.

Raspberry fruitworm larva

Arthur Antonelli, Washington State University

Description: Up to 1/2 inch long.

Where/When: Consumes immature raspberries. The larva is active from late May to early July.

Significance: The larva feeds within the fruit. Fruits drop before harvest.

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