Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1120 (ABH49.216) Ancylis mitterbacheriana, ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)


 Photo © Barry Dickerson
 Photo © Barry Dickerson

General Information
Wingspan: c.14 mm.
Foodplant(s): oaks (Quercus spp.), Beech (Fagus sylvatica)
Flying: One generation, May-June
National status: Common


Deciduous woodland.

Regional Information

Recorded in 19 (7%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in May 2022

Recorded date range (Adult): 01 May to 11 November

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 21 October to 21 October

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 Photo © Barry Dickerson
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