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Lobesia abscisana (Doubleday, [1849])

Smoky-barred Marble
49.1830 (B&F: 1108)

Lobesia fuligana (Haworth, 1811)

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


A widespread resident that occurs sparingly or fairly commonly at mv light in a wide range of habitats. It is double-brooded, flying mainly from late May to mid June and again more numerously from late June to late August, occasionally to early September. The larvae feed on creeping thistle. (Pratt, 2011).

Lobesia abscisana (Doubleday, 1849)
Lindfield, 21 vii 2009
Photo: Bob Foreman

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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