|1245 ~ Grapholita janthinana|
Resident. Locally common in the southern half of England and rather more uncommon in Wales.
First recorded in Welshpool in 2000 and since then at Middletown in east of the county in 2012.
Wingspan : M & F, 9-11mm.
time & Voltinity
Wooded areas and hedgerows.
Spinning/fruit feeder. Eggs laid singly on berries. Larva lightly spins two or three berries together and feeds inside the fruit. Pupates in a silken cocoon under bark or amongst leaf litter.
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Photo by DB, 26th July 2012, Middletown