Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1144 (ABH49.237) Epinotia signatana, (Douglas, 1845)

KR04849

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


General Information

This species has a rather nondescript general appearance with a comparatively prominent black discal streak.


Wingspan: 14-16mm
Foodplant(s): cherries (Prunus spp.), Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa), Crab Apple (Malus sylvestris)
Flying: One generation, June-July
National status: Local

Habitat

Blackthorn thickets, copses, open woodland and hedgerows.

Regional Information

Recorded in 18 (6.7%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in July 2018

Recorded date range (Adult): 09 June to 29 July

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 28 May to 28 May


Local