Archips rosana - Lot Moths and Butterflies - species in Las Descargues, the Lot, France
drawing of a moth

TORTRICIDAE

Tortricinae

Las Descargues, 19 June 2008
Archips rosana Adult

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© Robin Howard

Archips rosana (Linnaeus, 1758)

Wingspan: 15-24mm

A bivoltine species on the wing from June to September when it is a scarce visitor to the lights of Las Descargues. A species of woodland margins, gardens and hedgerows.

Larvae feed on Malus, Pyrus, Crataegus and Ligustrum.

 

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