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Pammene populana (Fabricius, 1787)

Pigmy Y Piercer
49.3720 (B&F: 1232)


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

Nationally Scarce B

A scarce resident of both vice-counties. It is single-brooded, flying during July and August. The larvae feed in the shoots of sallow. (Pratt, 2011).

Pammene populana (Fabricius, 1787)
Confirmed by Colin Pratt in 2013
Crowborough, 16 viii 2013
Photo: Charles Waters

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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