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Epinotia rubiginosana (Herrich-Schäffer, 1851)

Pine Bell
49.2510 (B&F: 1146)


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

Local

A local resident that occurs singly at mv light in a very few evergreen plantations across the county. It is single-brooded flying mainly from late May to the third week of July. The larvae feed on Scots pine and stone pine, although this needs to be confirmed in Sussex. (Pratt, 2011).

Epinotia rubiginosana (Herrich-Schäffer, 1851)
Crowborough, 19 vi 2015
Photo: Charles Waters
Epinotia rubiginosana (Herrich-Schäffer, 1851)
Confirmed by Colin Pratt
Findon Valley, 31 v 2014
Photo: Mike Snelling
Epinotia rubiginosana (Herrich-Schäffer, 1851)
Findon Valley, 31 v 2014
Photo: Mike Snelling

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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