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Epinotia caprana (Fabricius, 1798)

Large Sallow Bell
49.2290 (B&F: 1154)

Synonym(s):
Epinotia piceana (Haworth, 1811)
Epinotia semifuscana (Stephens, 1834)


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

Local

A very rare moth that is in danger of extinction. Records have been recently confined to singletons in a few places on the coast to the east of Normans Bay and to the north of Petworth. It is single-brooded, flying mainly throughout July and August, occasionally to late September. The larvae feed on the shoots of sallows. (Pratt, 2011).

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