Tortricidae: Tortricinae

0959 (ABH49.129) Cochylidia rupicola, (Curtis, 1834)

KR04334

 pre-1981
 1981-1999
 2000-2009
 2010-onwards


General Information

This species has a characteristic broad forewing with a rounded apex.

Flies during the day

Wingspan: 11-15mm.
Foodplant(s): Hemp-agrimony (Eupatorium cannabinum)
Flying: One generation, June-July
National status: Local

Habitat

Chalk cliffs, fens and marshes.

Regional Information

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

Last recorded in July 1976

Recorded date range (Adult): 03 July to 03 July

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 Photo © David Griffiths

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