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Eupoecilia angustana (Hübner, [1799])

     Eupoecilia angustana angustana (Hübner, [1799])
     Eupoecilia angustana thuleana Vaughan, 1880

Marbled Conch
49.1110 (B&F: 954)

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


A resident species that occurs sparingly at mv light in a wide range of habitats across the county. It can be very common flying naturally towards dusk. It is single-brooded flying mainly from late May to late August. Early reports of a succession of broods has not been confirmed. The larvae feed on yarrow, marjoram, plantain and heath. (Pratt, 2011).

Eupoecilia angustana (Hübner, 1799)
Woodingdean, 04 viii 2014
Photo: Tim Wilton
Eupoecilia angustana (Hübner, 1799)
Lindfield, 20 viii 2008
Photo: Bob Foreman
Eupoecilia angustana (Hübner, 1799)
Lewes, 13 viii 2010
Photo: Peter Tinning

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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