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Aethes rubigana (Treitschke, 1830)

Burdock Conch
49.1280 (B&F: 946)

Aethes badiana (Hübner, [1799])

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


A resident species that usually occurs singly at mv light across the county. It is single-brooded flying mainly from the third week of June to the second week of August, sometimes from early June. The larvae feed inside the roots and seed-heads of burdock. (Pratt, 2011).

Aethes rubigana (Treitschke, 1830)
Saltdean, 16 vi 2014
Photo: Tim Wilton
Aethes rubigana (Treitschke, 1830)
Brighton, 17 vii 2020
Photo: Colin Piper
Aethes rubigana (Treitschke, 1830)
Findon Valley, 14 vii 2013
Photo: Mike Snelling

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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