Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1278 (ABH49.316) Dichrorampha sequana, (Hübner, [1799])



General Information

This species can be recognized by its conspicuous, vertical, cream-white rectangular medio-dorsal blotch on the forewing.

Wingspan: c.10mm.
Foodplant(s): Yarrow (Achillia millefolium)
Flying: One generation, June
National status: Local


Uncultivated ground, waysides and embankments.

Regional Information

Recorded in 5 (1.9%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in June 2008

Recorded date range (Adult): 02 June to 14 June

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 22 May to 22 May