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Zeiraphera isertana (Fabricius, 1794)

Cock's-head Bell
49.2600 (B&F: 1165)

Zeiraphera corticana (Hübner, [1813])

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


A widespread resident that generally occurs singly or sparingly at mv light amongst deciduous shrubs and woodlands across the county. It is often very common by day at Ebernoe Common and Holland Wood. It is single-brooded, flying mainly from mid June to mid August, sometimes from late May or to mid September. The larvae feed on hawthorn and oak. (Pratt, 2011).

Zeiraphera isertana (Fabricius, 1794)
Findon Valley, 01 vii 2015
Photo: Mike Snelling
Zeiraphera isertana (Fabricius, 1794)
Lindfield, 25 vi 2009
Photo: Bob Foreman
Zeiraphera isertana (Fabricius, 1794)
Crowborough, 19 vii 2014
Photo: Charles Waters

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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