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Dichrorampha simpliciana (Haworth, 1811)

Round-winged Drill
49.3150 (B&F: 1281)

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


A resident species, scarce in both vice-counties, although occasionally fairly common at Walberton. Undetected in the East since 1986. Single-brooded, flying mainly from late July to mid-August. Larvae feed on the roots of mugwort. (Pratt, 2011).

Dichrorampha simpliciana (Haworth, 1811)
dissected by Bob Palmer
Findon Valley, 15 vii 2015
Photo: Mike Snelling

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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