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Cnephasia stephensiana (Doubleday, [1849])

Grey Tortrix
49.0500 (B&F: 1020)

Synonym(s):
Cnephasia octomaculana Curtis, 1850
Cnephasia alternella sensu Stephens, 1852 nec ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Cnephasia chrysantheana sensu auctt. nec (Duponchel, [1843])


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Tortricoidea
    »Family: Tortricidae
      »Subfamily: Tortricinae
        »Tribe: Cnephasiini

Common

Resident. Common and sometimes very common at light. Generally distributed in large areas, but local in high numbers. Single-brooded, flying mainly from early June to the third week of August. Larvae feed on ox-eye daisy and allied plants also on cow parsnip and dyer's greenweed. (Pratt, 2011).

Cnephasia stephensiana (Doubleday, 1849)
Brighton, 29 vi 2020
Photo: Colin Piper
Cnephasia stephensiana (Doubleday, 1849)
Brighton, 29 vi 2020
Photo: Colin Piper
Cnephasia stephensiana (Doubleday, 1849)
Brighton, 29 vi 2020
Photo: Colin Piper
Cnephasia stephensiana (Doubleday, 1849)
Brighton, 29 vi 2020
Photo: Colin Piper
Cnephasia stephensiana (Doubleday, 1849)
Conffirmed Tony Davis
Motcombe, Eastbourne TV597995, 25 vi 2013
Photo: Dave Lester

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Phenology (larval)

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