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Epinotia nisella (Clerck, 1759)

(Grey Poplar Bell)
49.2550 (B&F: 1138)

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

Status and ecology:

National Status: Common

A resident that usually occurs singly, sometimes sparingly at mv light across the county, although it is sometimes fairly common in Plashett Wood. It is single-brooded, flying mainly from early July to late September, occasionally from late June. The larvae feed inside the catkins of sallow and poplar. (Pratt, 2011).

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Lindfield, 24 vii 2009 Photo: Bob Foreman

Epinotia nisella (Clerck, 1759)

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