Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1245 (ABH49.359) Grapholita janthinana, (Duponchel, 1835)

KR05104

Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
 pre-1981
 1981-1999
 2000-2009
 2010-onwards
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths


General InformationFlies during the day

Wingspan: 9-11 mm.
Foodplant(s): hawthorns (berries) (Crataegus spp.)
Flying: One generation, July-early August
National status: Common

Habitat

Lanes, hedgerows, wooded areas and hillsides.

Regional Information

Recorded in 38 (14.1%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in August 2018

Recorded date range (Adult): 16 June to 10 September

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 25 October to 25 October

Similar Species
Oriental Fruit Moth Grapholita molesta