Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1217 (ABH49.199) Eucosmomorpha albersana, (Hübner, [1813])


 Photo © Barry Dickerson
 Photo © Barry Dickerson

General InformationFlies during the day

Wingspan: c. 14 mm.
Foodplant(s): honeysuckles (Lonicera spp.)
Flying: One generation, May-June
National status: Local


Clearings and rides in woods, particularly oak woods, where there is an abundance of honeysuckle.

Regional Information

Recorded in 6 (2.2%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in May 2005

Recorded date range (Adult): 11 May to 24 June

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 20 September to 20 September