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Ptycholoma lecheana (Linnaeus, 1758)

Brindled Twist
49.0220 (B&F: 1000)


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

Common

A rather uncommon resident with a wide scattering of records, preferring deciduous woodland and hedgerows. Single-brooded, flying mainly from late May to July or August. The larval food plants are oak, elm, maple, wild rose and hawthorn. (Pratt, 2011)

Ptycholoma lecheana (Linnaeus, 1758)
Scotney, 24 v 2019
Photo: Charles Waters
Ptycholoma lecheana (Linnaeus, 1758)
Warnham LNR, 6 vi 2005
Photo: Sam Bayley

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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