|49.004 ~ 1010 ~ Ditula angustiorana ~ Red-barred Tortrix|
Resident. Widespread throughout Britain as far north as Perthshire.
Found at several scattered sites throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 12-18mm.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Gardens, orchards, hedgerows and edges of woods.
Various trees and shrubs.
Spinning. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feeds within spun leaves and developing fruits. Pupates in spun leaves or a folded leaf, occasionally in debris on the ground.
Photo by MDH, 2nd July 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by PRW, 21st July 2008, Commins Coch