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Tortrix, tor′triks, n. the typical genus of Tortricid, a family of small lepidopterous insects.
These caterpillars belong to several species of the tortricid moths, which are themselves comparatively small and drab in colour.Garden Pests in New Zealand|D. Miller
The antics of “jumping-beans” are due to the movements of tortricid caterpillars within the substance of the seed.
The smaller specimens, such as the Tortricid and Phycitid and Tineid should be "boxed" in the pillboxes provided for this purpose.Taxidermy and Zoological Collecting|William T. Hornaday