Tortricidae: Tortricinae

04383 Acleris sparsana, ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

BF1041 (ABH49.069)

Christophstal, October 2013
Christophstal, October 2013
 Photo © Peter Bissell
Christophstal, October 2013
 Photo © Peter Bissell
 2012-2013
 2014
 2015
 2016-onwards


General Information

This species is characterised by its broad forewing and grey colouration.


Wingspan: 18-22 mm.
Foodplant(s): Beech (Fagus sylvatica), Sycamore (Acer pseudoplatanus)
Flying: One generation, August-October
National status: Unknown

Habitat

Woodland, parks and gardens.

Regional Information

Recorded in 1 (0.4%) of the 270 2km squares of Baden-Württemberg.

Last recorded in October 2014

Recorded date range (Flying/Adult): 12 October to 12 October

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 25 October to 25 October

Similar Species
Christophstal, July 2015
Christophstal, July 2015
 Photo © Peter Bissell