Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1139 (ABH49.248) Nut Bud Moth Epinotia tenerana, ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)


 Photo © Barry Dickerson
Nut Bud Moth
 Photo © Barry Dickerson
 Photo © Barry Dickerson

General Information
Wingspan: 12-16 mm.
Foodplant(s): Hazel (Corylus avellana), Alder (Alnus glutinosa)
Flying: One generation, July-early October
National status: Common


Woodland and damp areas.

Regional Information

Recorded in 17 (6.3%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in July 2023

Recorded date range (Adult): 01 May to 15 October

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 Photo © Barry Dickerson