|0972 ~ Pandemis heparana ~ Dark Fruit-tree Tortrix|
Resident. Widespread and common throughout the British Isles as far north as Perthshire.
Fairly common throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 16-24mm.
P. cerasana and P. cinnamomeana.
time & Voltinity
Many trees and shrubs.
Spinning. Eggs laid on upper surface of leaves. Larva feeds in a rolled leaf. Pupates in spun leaves.
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Photo by MDH, 13th Aug 2009, Llanfyllin