Tortricidae: Tortricinae

04353 Cochylis dubitana, (Hübner, [1799])

BF0964 (ABH49.137)


General Information

This is one of three very similar relatives. It can be distinguished by the diagnostic white head/palps and blackish thorax.

Wingspan: c. 13 mm.
Foodplant(s): ragworts (Senecio spp.), hawk's-beards (Crepis spp.), hawkweeds (Hieracium spp.), Perennial Sow-thistle (Sonchus arvensis), Goldenrod (Solidago virguarea)
Flying: Two generations, June and August
National status:


Rough grassy hillsides, fens, railway banks, waste ground.

Regional Information

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