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Aphelia viburnana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Bilberry Tortrix
49.0330 (B&F: 988)

Synonym(s):
Aphelia viburniana (Fabricius, 1787)
Aphelia teucriana (Tutt, 1890)


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

Common

A century ago, apparently well established locally in the Ashdown Forest area, and possibly Greatham Common, but now highly irregular with only a handful of records in the last 50 years. Nationally, single-brooded from July to September. (Pratt, 2011)

Aphelia viburnana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Ashdown Forest, 16 vii 2014
Photo: Tim Wilton
Aphelia viburnana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Ashdown Forest, 16 vii 2014
Photo: Tim Wilton

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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