Epiblema cirsiana (Zeller 1843) (Family Tortricidae)

Forewing Length: 5.5-9.5mm, Wingspan: 12-23mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? August - April April - May May - June
(Earliest: 9.6)

Biotopes:
Wet Meadows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous Root & Stem Borer)

Cirsium palustre
Parasitoids:
Glypta similis Larva

Scambus nigricans Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Epiblema cirsiana
Nature Spot: Epiblema cirsiana
Lepiforum: Epiblema cirsiana


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