List of Lepidoptera that feed on Malus

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Apples (Malus species) are used as food plants by the caterpillars of a number of Lepidoptera (butterflies and moths). These include:[1]


  1. ^ "Search Results - Hostplant Genus: Malus" at HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants of the Natural History Museum, London. Retrieved 7 October 2017.
  2. ^ Hæggström, Carl-Adam (24 June 2013). "The Hawthorn Moth Scythropia crataegella (Lepidoptera: Yponomeutidae) is probably fairly common in Mariehamn, Åland Islands, Finland". Entomologica Fennica. 24 (2): 122–128. ISSN 2489-4966.