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49.144 ~ 1113 ~ Eudemis profundana
UK Status

Resident. Widespread in England and Wales but seldom common.

Montgomeryshire Status

Recorded from a few scattered sites.

Wingspan :   M & F, 14-20mm.

Confusion species

E. porphyrana.
Flight time & Voltinity (Univoltine)


Oak woodland.



Lifestage data

Leaf roller. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva forms a longitudinally rolled leaf and feeds within. Pupates spun up in larval habitation or amongst leaf litter on ground.
Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by PRW, 10th Aug 2006, Commins Coch

Photo by PRW, 16th July 2011, Cors Dyfi

Photo by DB, 24th July 2012, Middletown