The Moths of Suffolk
1131 Epinotia subsequana, (Haworth, 1811)

National Status : pRDB2

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 4)

Distribution and abundance : Scarce

Habitats : Coniferous woodland

Flight Period : Single-brooded; April to May

Larval foodplants : On the needles of Norway Spruce (Picea abies), Silver Fir (Abies alba), Noble Fir (Abies procera) or Grand Fir (Abies grandis)

Morley's Final Catalogue : One example captured in Shrubland Park at Barham on 4 May 1900 (Morley).

Wingspan details : Wingspan 11-13mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultEpinotia pygmaeana

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Life history chart
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