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Archips oporana (Linnaeus, 1758)

Pine Twist
49.0110 (B&F: 976)

Synonym(s):
Archips piceana (Linnaeus, 1758)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Tortricoidea
    »Family: Tortricidae
      »Subfamily: Tortricinae
        »Tribe: Archipini

Nationally Scarce A

The only known Sussex record is of an individual discovered at Tilgate Forest at some point prior to 1895. The moth is single brooded, flying from June to August, the larvae feed on Scots pine, juniper, spruce and fir (Pratt, 2011)

Archips oporana (Linnaeus, 1758)
Dorset, 07 vii 2017
Photo: Tony Davis

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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