Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1287 (ABH49.311) Dichrorampha aeratana, (Pierce & Metcalfe, 1915)



General Information

This species is easily confused with D. plumbana.

Flies during the day

Wingspan: 12-16mm
Foodplant(s): Ox-eye Daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare)
Flying: One generation, May-July
National status: Local


Rough meadows and waysides.

Regional Information

Recorded in 2 (0.7%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in May 2023

Recorded date range (Adult): 14 May to 18 June

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