Tortricidae: Tortricinae

0970 (ABH49.025) Barred Fruit-tree Tortrix Pandemis cerasana, (Hübner, 1786)

KR04579

Great Staughton
Great Staughton
 Photo © Peter Bissell
Great Staughton
 Photo © Peter Bissell
 pre-1981
 1981-1999
 2000-2009
 2010-onwards
 Photo © Barry Dickerson
 Photo © Barry Dickerson
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
 Photo © Jonathan Newman
Storrington, West Sussex, 1st June 2017. MV trap. Male.
Storrington, West Sussex, 1st June 2017. MV trap. Male.
 Photo © Nick Greatorex-Davies


General Information

This species has a variable ground colour from ochreous-yellow to greyish brown, sometimes with an olive tint.


Wingspan: 16-25 mm.
Foodplant(s): deciduous trees
Flying: Two overlapping generations, June-August
National status: Common

Habitat

Gardens, woodland, fens, heathland and scrub.

Regional Information

Recorded in 109 (40.4%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in September 2018

Recorded date range (Adult): 26 May to 14 October

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 11 June to 11 June

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 Photo © Barry Dickerson
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 Photo © Barry Dickerson
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Ex. larva on Lime , Great Staughton, June 2011
 Photo © Peter Bissell
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ex. Larva, found on Chives. ID confirmed by dissection
ex. Larva, found on Chives. ID confirmed by dissection
 Photo © Peter Bissell
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