The Moths of Suffolk
1267 Cydia cosmophorana, (Treitschke, 1835)

National Status : Nationally Scarce B

Local Status : Uncertain (SMP Status 4)

Habitats : Coniferous woodland

Flight Period : Single-brooded; May to July

Larval foodplants : In a nodule on the bark of Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris) or Corsican Pine (Pinus nigra)

Records : Recorded from West Suffolk

Wingspan details : Wingspan 8-14mm


Confusion species
    AdultGrapholita lathyrana
Cydia coniferana
Cydia conicolana

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Ipswich, Suffolk (vi.2006) © Neil Sherman

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