Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1103 (ABH49.192) Endothenia ericetana, (Humphreys & Westwood, 1845)



General Information
Wingspan: 14-20mm
Foodplant(s): woundworts (Stachys spp.), Corn-mint (Mentha arvensis)
Flying: One generation, July-August
National status: Local


Farmland, margins of fields and rough meadows on non-calcareous soils.

Regional Information

Recorded in 17 (6.3%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in July 2021

Recorded date range (Adult): 14 June to 05 September

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 Photo © Barry Dickerson