0969 Checquerred Fruit-Tree Tortix Pandemis corylana ABH 49.024

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Wingspan 18-21 mm.

Phenology July and August

Description Characteristic reticulate forewing pattern and the more strongly oblique outer margin of the basal fasciae, these are parallel with the median fascia, and the paler hindwing apex

Life Cycle Larvae feed on a wide variety of deciduous trees, rolling the leaves in a manner characteristic of the Tortricidae. and are therefore polyphagous

Habitat The moth flies in July and August, and is fairly common over most of Britain, especially in woodland areas.

Checquerred Fruit Tree Tortrix 2420

Chequered Fruit-Tree Tortrix 2426

 

 

Chequered Fruit-Tree Tortrix 2426