Aethes cnicana (Westwood 1854) (Family Tortricidae)

Forewing Length: 7-8mm, Wingspan: 14-17mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
June - August September - April May - June May - August
(Earliest: 18.5)

Biotopes:
Meadows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous Flower & Stem Borer)

Cirsium
Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Aethes cnicana
Aethes cnicana
Lepiforum: Aethes cnicana


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