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Clavigesta purdeyi (Durrant, 1911)

Pine Leaf-mining Moth
49.3040 (B&F: 1207)

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


A resident that occurs singly at mv light in a very few places across the county. It is single-brooded, flying mainly from late July to mid September, occasionally to the third week of September. The larvae feed on Scots pine, Corsican pine and lodgepole pine. (Pratt, 2011).

Clavigesta purdeyi (Durrant, 1911)
Lindfield, 17 viii 2009
Photo: Bob Foreman
Clavigesta purdeyi (Durrant, 1911)
Findon Valley, 19 viii 2010
Photo: Mike Snelling

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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