Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1064 (ABH49.162) Celypha rosaceana, (Schläger, 1847)

KR04723

 pre-2000
 2000-2009
 2010-2019
 2020-onwards


General Information

This distinctly rosy or purplish ground colour of this species cam fade quite quickly to a dull buff colour.


Wingspan: 15-19 mm.
Foodplant(s): Perennial Sow-thistle (Sonchus arvensis), Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale)
Flying: One generation, June-August
UK Presence: Resident
National status: Local

Habitat

Coastal areas, vegetated shingle, rough pasture.

Regional Information

Recorded in 12 (4.4%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in August 2018

Recorded date range (Adult): 11 June to 28 August

Similar Species
Great Staughton
Great Staughton
 Photo © Peter Bissell

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