Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1242 (ABH49.349) Grapholita internana, (Guenée, 1845)



General Information

Heaths and moorland. The male is very active in warm sunny weather, flying over and around the gorse bushes most of the day.

Wingspan: 9-10 mm.
Foodplant(s): Gorse (Ulex europaeus)
Flying: One generation, April-June
National status: Local

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Huntingdonshire.

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