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Agapeta hamana (Linnaeus, 1758)

Common Yellow Conch
49.1090 (B&F: 937)

Synonym(s):
Agapeta caesiella (Hübner, [1799]) homonym


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

Common

A fairly common resident readily attracted to mv light. It is widely distributed in many different habitats and flies mainly from late May to late August. The larvae are believed to feed on the roots of thistles. (Pratt, 2011).

Agapeta hamana (Linnaeus, 1758)
Birling Gap, 17 vii 2016
Photo: Alan Miggin
Agapeta hamana (Linnaeus, 1758)
Brickfield Meadow SWT reserve, 01 vi 2019
Photo: Bob Foreman
Agapeta hamana (Linnaeus, 1758)
Battle, 04 vi 2019
Photo: Adrienne Norbury
Agapeta hamana (Linnaeus, 1758)
Crowborough, 17 vi 2016
Photo: Charles Waters
Agapeta hamana (Linnaeus, 1758)
Frog Firle Barn, 12 vii 2012
Photo: Bob Eade
Agapeta hamana (Linnaeus, 1758)
Lindfield, 10 vi 2010
Photo: Bob Foreman
Agapeta hamana (Linnaeus, 1758)
Battle, 20 vi 2013
Photo: Adrienne Norbury

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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