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Aethes williana (Brahm, 1791)

Silver Carrot Conch
49.1160 (B&F: 944)

Synonym(s):
Aethes zephyrana (Treitschke, 1830)
Aethes dubrisana (Curtis, 1834)


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

Nationally Scarce B

A localised resident that generally occurs singly at mv light in a very few places across the county. It is however sometimes common at St Leonards. It is single brooded flying April to June. The larvae feed on sea holly and wild carrot. (Pratt, 2011).

Aethes williana (Brahm, 1791)
Newhaven, 09 vi 2014
Photo: Tim Wilton
Aethes williana (Brahm, 1791)
Newhaven, 09 vi 2014
Photo: Tim Wilton

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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