|62.028 ~ 1454 ~ Dioryctria abietella|
Resident & Migrant. Widespread but fairly local throughout Britain.
Recorded at a few sites in the northern half of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 27-33mm.
D. mutatella and D. schuetzeella
|Flight time & Voltinity
Wherever foodplant is found.
Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feed an various parts of the pine, including the leaves, buds and cones. Pupal site undocumented.
Photo by PRW, 21st Aug 2007, Commins Coch
Photo by PRW, 23rd Aug 2011, Commins Coch