Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1222 (ABH49.382) Strophedra nitidana, (Fabricius, 1794)



General Information

This species is smaller than S. weirana with a shorter and less attenuated forewing and comparatively well-defined fasciate markings.

Wingspan: 8-10mm
Foodplant(s): oaks (Quercus spp.)
Flying: One generation, May-June
National status: Local


Oak woodland.

Regional Information

Recorded in 8 (3%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in June 2018

Recorded date range (Adult): 01 May to 05 July

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