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Pseudococcyx turionella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Pine Bud Moth
49.3000 (B&F: 1209)

Synonym(s):
Pseudococcyx turionana (Hübner, [1813])


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

Nationally Scarce B

A resident that generally occurs sparingly at mv light in a very few evergreen woods in West Sussex. It has been undetected in East Sussex since 1984. The moth is single-brooded, flying mainly from late April to the second week of June. The larvae feed in the central shoots of Scots pine. (Pratt, 2011).

Pseudococcyx turionella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Etchingham, 17 v 2017
Photo: Caroline Moore

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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