Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1211 (ABH49.306) Rhyacionia pinicolana, (Doubleday, 1850)

KR05045

Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
 pre-2000
 2000-2009
 2010-2019
 2020-onwards
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths


General Information

This species is similar to R. buoliana, but has more strongly marked costa.


Wingspan: 16-23 mm.
Foodplant(s): Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris)
Flying: Two overlapping generations, June-August
National status: Common

Regional Information

Recorded in 28 (10.4%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in July 2019

Recorded date range (Adult): 19 May to 29 August

Similar Species
 Photo © Barry Dickerson
Pine Shoot Moth Rhyacionia buoliana