Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1169 (ABH49.279) Gypsonoma dealbana, (Frölich, 1828)

KR04985

Seghill, Northumberland
Seghill, Northumberland
 Photo © Ian Fisher
Seghill, Northumberland
 Photo © Ian Fisher
 pre-1981
 1981-1999
 2000-2009
 2010-onwards
Seghill, Northumberland
Seghill, Northumberland
 Photo © Ian Fisher
Early larval feeding on Oak
Early larval feeding on Oak
 Photo © Barry Dickerson


General Information

This is the most variable species of the Gypsonoma species found in the UK, in general colouration and forewing markings.


Wingspan: 11-14 mm.
Foodplant(s): deciduous trees
Flying: Two overlapping generations, June-August
National status: Common

Habitat

Open woodland.

Regional Information

Recorded in 159 (58.9%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in October 2018

Recorded date range (Adult): 02 June to 05 October

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 06 September to 04 December

Similar Species
Seghill, Northumberland
Seghill, Northumberland
 Photo © Ian Fisher
 Photo © Barry Dickerson