Main: (Tortricidae / Tortricinae)
49.109 [B&F: 0937] Agapeta hamana (Linnaeus, 1758)

 

Notes: Common in rough meadows and on waste ground throughout the British Isles. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight widespread and often abundant in rough grassland, especially on the chalk and amongst thistles. Wingspan 17-24 mm. This species is readily distinguished by the pale yellow ground coloration and the reduced, ferruginous-brown markings of the forewing [Bradley]. Larva feeds within roots of various species of thistle.

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Records Received By Year

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Percentage of Total Records

Total records
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Phenology - Adult Records

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