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Dichrorampha plumbana (Scopoli, 1763)

Lead-coloured Drill
49.3090 (B&F: 1285)

Synonym(s):
Dichrorampha saturnana Guenée, 1845
Dichrorampha torrana Pierce & Metcalfe, 1922 ♂ genitalia
Dichrorampha aeratana sensu Pierce & Metcalfe, 1922 ♀ genitalia nec (Pierce & Metcalfe, 1915)


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

Local

A resident that occurs singly or sparingly by day in a very few places across the county. It is single-brooded, flying mainly from early May to late June. The larvae feed on the roots of yarrow and oxeye daisy. (Pratt, 2011).

Dichrorampha plumbana (Scopoli, 1763)
dissected by Bob Palmer
Findon Valley, 24 v 2012
Photo: Mike Snelling

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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