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Endothenia gentianaeana (Hübner, [1799])

Teasel Marble
49.1860 (B&F: 1097)

Endothenia gentiana (Hübner, [1809])
Endothenia gentianana (Hübner, [1825])

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


A resident that occurs singly in a very few places across the county but are sometimes common at Newhaven. It is single-brooded, flying mainly from early May to mid August. The larvae feed on the seed-heads and pith in the upper stems of teasel. (Pratt, 2011).

Endothenia gentianaeana (Hübner, 1799)
Etchingham, 29 vi 2009
Photo: Caroline Moore

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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