Epinotia cruciana (Linnaeus 1761) (Family Tortricidae)


Larva

Forewing Length: 5.5-7mm; Wingspan 12-15mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? April - June
(Earliest: 15.7)
May - June June - July
(Earliest: 30.6)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Wet Forest
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Most Salix
Food:
(Adult)

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar
Parasitoids:
Campoplex difformis Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Epinotia cruciana
Epinotia cruciana
Nature Spot: Willow Tortrix - Epinotia cruciana
Lepiforum: Epinotia cruciana


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