Tortricidae: Tortricinae

1048 (ABH49.077) Garden Rose Tortrix Acleris variegana, ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

KR04390

Great Staughton
Great Staughton
 Photo © Peter Bissell
Great Staughton
 Photo © Peter Bissell
 pre-1981
 1981-1999
 2000-2009
 2010-onwards
Great Staughton
Great Staughton
 Photo © Peter Bissell
Great Staughton
Great Staughton
 Photo © Peter Bissell
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
Monks Wood
Monks Wood
 Photo © Nick Greatorex-Davies
 Photo © Jonathan Newman
Monks Wood
Monks Wood
 Photo © Nick Greatorex-Davies
Monks Wood
Monks Wood
 Photo © Nick Greatorex-Davies
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths


General Information

This is an extremely variable species.


Wingspan: 14-18 mm.
Foodplant(s): Rosaceae (Rosaceae spp.), plants and shrubs
Flying: One generation, July-November
National status: Common

Habitat

Gardens, hedgerows, woodland, fens and orchards.

Regional Information

Recorded in 88 (32.6%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in October 2019

Recorded date range (Adult): 23 February to 20 November

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 09 May to 14 June

Similar Species
 Photo © Barry Dickerson