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

TORTRICIDAE

Tortricinae

Las Descargues, 7 September 2011
Acleris rhombana Adult

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© Robin Howard

Acleris rhombana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Wingspan: 18-23mm

A bivoltine species on the wing from June to October when it is attracted to light and has been recorded from all woodland and orchard sites.

Larvae feed on Quercus, Corylus avellana, Crataegus, Prunus, Pyrus, Rosa and Sorbus aucuparia.

 

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