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Falseuncaria ruficiliana (Haworth, 1811)

Red-fringed Conch
49.1420 (B&F: 960)

Synonym(s):
Falseuncaria ciliella (Hübner, 1796) homonym


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

Local

A resident species that usually occurs singly by day and at mv light in a few places on the Downs. It is double-brooded, flying mainly from late April to early June and again from late June to mid August. The larvae feed on the seed-heads of cowslip and primrose. (Pratt, 2011).

Falseuncaria ruficiliana (Haworth, 1811)
Woodingdean, 09 v 2014
Photo: Tim Wilton
Falseuncaria ruficiliana (Haworth, 1811)
Kithurst Meadow, 02 v 2014
Photo: Colin Knight
Falseuncaria ruficiliana (Haworth, 1811)
Findon Valley, 20 v 2010
Photo: Mike Snelling

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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