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0970 ~ Pandemis cerasana ~ Barred Fruit-tree Tortrix
UK Status

Resident. Widespread and common throughout the British Isles as far north as Sutherland.

Montgomeryshire Status

A common species found throughout the county.

Wingspan :   M. 16-22mm. F. 16-24mm.

Confusion species


P. corylana.
Flight time & Voltinity (Univoltine)

Habitat

Woodland.

Foodplant

Many trees and shrubs.

Lifestage data

Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feeds in a rolled or folded leaf. Pupates in a whitish cocoon in a folded leaf.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by MDH, 22nd June 2010, Llanfyllin