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Rhyacionia buoliana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Pine Shoot Moth
49.3050 (B&F: 1210)


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

Local

A fairly widespread species that can be fairly common in a few evergreen plantations across the county. It usually occurs singly at mv light in a wide range of habitats. It is single-brooded, flying mainly from the second week of June to late August. The larvae feed on the buds of various kinds of firs including Scots pine. (Pratt, 2011).

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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