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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Cladus: Coelolepida
Cladus: Myoglossata
Cladus: Neolepidoptera
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Cladus: Eulepidoptera
Cladus: Ditrysia
Cladus: Apoditrysia
Superfamilia: Tortricoidea

Familia: Tortricidae
Subfamilia: Tortricinae
Tribus: Archipini - Atteriini - Ceracini - Cnephasiini - Cochylini - Epitymbiini - Euliini - Phricanthini - Ramapesiini - Schoenotenini - Sparganothini - Tortricini

Overview of genera

Circanota – Croesia – Gravitcornutia – Meritastis – Orthocomotis –
References

Brown, J.W., 2005: World catalogue of insects volume 5 Tortricidae.
Razowski, J., 2000: Tortricidae (Lepidoptera) Collected in Taiwan, with Description of One New Genus and Eight New Species, and a Comparison with Some Regional Faunas. Zoological Studies 39 (4): 319–327. Full article: [1].
Razowski, J. & J. Wojtusiak, 2011: Tortricidae (Lepidoptera) from Colombia). Acta Zoologica Cracoviensia 54B (1-2): 103–128. Full article: [2].
Regier, J.C., Brown, J.W., Mitter, C., Baixeras, J., Cho, S., Cummings, M.P., Zwick, A. 2012. A Molecular Phylogeny for the Leaf-Roller Moths (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) and Its Implications for Classification and Life History Evolution. PLoS ONE 7(4): e35574. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0035574 Reference page.

The Tortricinae are the nominate subfamily of tortrix moths. Commonly referred to as leafrollers, as the larvae build shelters by folding or rolling leaves of the food plant, the tortricinae include several notable pests as well species used as biological control agents against invasive weeds.[1]

Genera incertae sedis

These tortricine genera have not been assigned to a tribe yet:

Apateta
Apinoglossa
Arotrophora
Camadeniana
Deltisosciaria
Hydaranthes
Ioditis
Matronula
Paracomotis
Paraphyas
Parastranga
Peraglyphis
Syllomatia
Symphygas
Tanychaeta

Former genera

Alytopistis (synonym of Ardiosteres)

Life cycle

References

Brown,J. W.; Robinson,G; Powell,J. A. "Food plant Database for Leafrollers of the World (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae)(Version 1.0.0)". www.tortricidae.com. tortricid.net. Retrieved 30 June 2010.

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