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

TORTRICIDAE

Olethreutinae

Las Descargues, 3 June 2009
Rhyacionia buoliana Adult

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© Robin Howard

Rhyacionia buoliana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Wingspan: 17-24mm

Imago: Univoltine flying from June to August when it occasionally visits light. It has been taken at Las Descargues but is more commonly recorded in areas of conifer plantations.

Larva: Feeds on Pinus sylvestris, Abies alba etc.

 

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