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Hedya pruniana (Hübner, [1799])

Plum Tortrix
49.1570 (B&F: 1082)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Tortricoidea
    »Family: Tortricidae
      »Subfamily: Olethreutinae
        »Tribe: Olethreutini

Common

Resident. Usually occurs singly at mv light, sometimes sparingly in a wide range of habitats in both vice-counties. Well distributed in large areas, probably generally so, and increasing. Single-brooded, flying mainly from the third week of May to late July, occasionally to early August. Larvae feed on the young shoots of sloe and plum. (Pratt, 2011).

Hedya pruniana (Hübner, 1799)
Marlpit Shaw, Nymans, 17 vi 2015
Photo: Bob Foreman
Hedya pruniana (Hübner, 1799)
Woods Mill SWT Reserve, 08 vi 2017
Photo: Bob Foreman
Hedya pruniana (Hübner, 1799)
Findon Valley, 01 v 2011
Photo: Mike Snelling
Hedya pruniana (Hübner, 1799)
Crowborough, 24 vi 2016
Photo: Charles Waters

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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