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Rhyacionia pinicolana (Doubleday, 1850)

(Orange-spotted Shoot)
49.3060 (B&F: 1211)

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

Status and ecology:

National Status: Common

A widespread resident that generally occurs singly in pine plantations in both vice-counties. It is occasionally fairly common to common in a few places. It is single-brooded, flying mainly from early June to the third week of August, occasionally from mid June or to early September. The larvae feed on shoots of Scots pine. (Pratt, 2011).

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Brighton, 16 vii 2015 Photo: Jeremy Patterson

Rhyacionia pinicolana (Doubleday, 1849)

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