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Epinotia tedella (Clerck, 1759)

Common Spruce Bell
49.2520 (B&F: 1142)

Synonym(s):
Epinotia taedella (Linnaeus, 1761) unjustified emendation
Epinotia hercyniana (Frölich, 1828)
Epinotia finitimana (Doubleday, 1859)


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

Common

A resident that usually occurs singly or sparingly at mv light in a very few evergreen plantations across the county, although it is sometimes very common by day in woods near Petworth. It is single-brooded, flying mainly from late May to early July, occasionally from early May. The larvae feed on spruce. (Pratt, 2011).

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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