|1254 ~ Cydia strobilella|
Resident. Scattered records from the southern half of Britain and a few from the east of Scotland.
This species was first recorded in 2016 at Llanfechain in the north-east of the county. This was the 1st record for north Wales.
Wingspan : M & F 10-15mm.
A fairly distinctive species.
time & Voltinity
Mainly spruce plantations.
Eggs laid on cones. Larva feed in the cones. Pupates within the cone.
Click map for larger image
Photo by PGC, 8th May 2016, Llanfechain