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Pammene gallicana (Guenée, 1845)

Purple-shaded Piercer
49.3800 (B&F: 1271)

Synonym(s):
Pammene rufillana (Doubleday, [1849])


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

Nationally Scarce B

A resident species, rare in the West and undetected in the East since 1956. Single-brooded, flying mainly during July and August. Larvae feed on the seeds of wild carrot, wild parsnip, pepper saxifrage and wild angelica. (Pratt, 2011).

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