|1048 ~ Acleris variegana ~ Garden Rose Tortrix|
Resident. Widespread and common throughout the British Isles.
Common throughout the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 14-18mm.
time & Voltinity
Rosa spp. and other trees and shrubs.
Spinning. Eggs laid on leaves. Larva lives in a folded leaf edge or loosely spun leaves and feeds within. Pupates spun up in dead leaves on ground or in larval habitation.
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Photo by MDH, 1st Aug 2009, Llanfyllin