Tortricidae: Tortricinae

0983 (ABH49.018) Choristoneura hebenstreitella, (Müller, 1764)


 Photo © Barry Dickerson
 Photo © Barry Dickerson
Monks Wood
Monks Wood
 Photo © Nick Greatorex-Davies

General Information

The large size and distinctive olive-brown markings of this species are characteristic.

Wingspan: c.20-30 mm.
Foodplant(s): deciduous trees
Flying: One generation, June-July
National status: Local


Open spaces, rides, woodland borders.

Regional Information

Recorded in 20 (7.4%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in June 2022

Recorded date range (Adult): 02 June to 26 September