Seq # 362710010

Notocelia cynosbatella (Linnaeus, 1758) Species

Last modified: Sept. 29, 2020, 8:50 a.m.

A rather common species throughout Belgium.


Family: Tortricidae > Subfamily: Olethreutinae > Tribus: Eucosmini > Genus: Notocelia > Species: Notocelia cynosbatella
Vernacular names
Hermelijnbladroller (NL)
Notocelia ocellana sensu auct.
First mention in Belgium
De Sélys-Longchamps E. 1844. Énumération des insectes Lépidoptères de la Belgique. — Mémoires de la Société royale des Sciences de Liége 2: 1–35. On page 21.




Museum specimens

Specimens in nature

Flight periods

The adults have been observed from early May till the end of June. They are active from late afternoon onwards and occasionally come to light.

Observed on

Host plant (genera):
Rosa and Rubus

The larva lives in the flower buds or a young shoot, or between spun leaves, of Rosa or Rubus species. It pupates in the feeding place.

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