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Spilonota ocellana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Bud Moth
49.2240 (B&F: 1205)

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

Status and ecology:

National Status: Common

A resident that usually occurs singly or sparingly at mv light across the county. It is widespread and is sometimes fairly common by day at a few sites. It is single-brooded, flying mainly from late June to the third week of August, occasionally from early June. The larvae feed on a great variety of deciduous trees and shrubs including apple, hawthorn, alder, sea-spurge, common dock and sea-buckthorn. (Pratt, 2011).

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Lindfield, 06 vii 2009 Photo: Bob Foreman

Spilonota ocellana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

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