|0988 ~ Aphelia viburnana ~ Bilberry Tortrix|
Resident. A locally common species throughout British Isles.
Farirly locally common, recorded from a few sites in the west of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 15-22mm.
time & Voltinity
Wherever foodplant is found.
Found on many deciduous and evergreen trees and shrubs.
Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feeds in spun shoots. Pupates in a white silken cocoon in larval habitation.
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Photo by PRW, 18th June 2011, Commins Coch