Main: (Tortricidae / Olethreutinae)
49.224 [B&F: 1205] Bud Moth (Spilonota ocellana) ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

 

Notes: Common in orchards, woodland, gardens and parks throughout the British Isles, more numerous in the south. Widespread and common in Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 12-16 mm. Characterised by the dense and well-defined basal patch, the usually prominent pre-tornal marking and the elongate ocellus of the forewing; the male is further distinguished by the antennal notch [Bradley]. The larva is polyphagous, showing a preference for woody Rosaceae such as apple, pear and hawthorn.

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Records Received By Year

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Percentage of Total Records

Total records
Max Percentage: 0.13651998
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Phenology - Adult Records

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Phenology - Larval Records

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