Tortricidae: Tortricinae

1027 (ABH49.042) Neosphaleroptera nubilana, (Hübner, [1799])



General Information

This moth is characterised by its small size and brown colouration.

Wingspan: 12-15mm.
Foodplant(s): hawthorns (Crataegus spp.), cherries (Prunus spp.), Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa)
Flying: One generation, June-July
National status: Local

Regional Information

Recorded in 18 (6.7%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in June 2023

Recorded date range (Adult): 03 June to 12 July

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 09 May to 14 June