Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1254 (ABH49.335) Spruce Seed Moth Cydia strobilella, (Linnaeus, 1758)



General InformationBoth sexes come to light.
Flies during the day

Wingspan: 10-15mm
Foodplant(s): Norway Spruce (cones) (Picea abies)
Flying: One generation, May
UK Presence: Resident
National status: Nationally Scarce B

Regional Information

Recorded in 1 (0.4%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in April 2011

Recorded date range (Adult): 23 April to 23 April

Nationally Scarce B