|49.066 ~ 1038 ~ Acleris laterana|
Resident. Widespread and common throughout the British Isles as far north as Wester Ross.
A fairly common species throughout much of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 15-20mm.
|Flight time & Voltinity
Mainly associated with woodland.
Rosaceae trees and shrubs, willow and vaccinium.
Spinning. Eggs laid at the base of a bud. Larva lives in spun leaves and flowers and feeds within. Pupates in a folded leaf edge of the foodplant or in larval habitation.
Photo by PRW, 21st Aug 2006, Commins Coch
Photo by MDH, 1st Aug 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by PB, 21st Aug 2011, Morben ISAF