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Lobesia occidentis Falkovitsh, 1970

Spurge Marble
49.1810 (B&F: 1105)

Synonym(s):
Lobesia euphorbiana sensu auctt. nec (Freyer, [1840])


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

pRDB2

A very rare resident only known from two sites since 1980. It has been netted during the day in June near Arundel and larvae have been found feeding on wood spurge in Westdean Woods. (Pratt, 2011).

Lobesia occidentis Falkovitsh, 1970
Rewell Wood, 21 v 2018
Photo: Colin Knight
Lobesia occidentis Falkovitsh, 1970
larva feeds on Wood Spurge
West Dean, 19 viii 2009
Photo: Tony Davis

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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