Seq # 361520010

Pseudargyrotoza conwagana (Fabricius, 1775) Species

Last modified: Feb. 14, 2022, 12:25 p.m.


A rather common species throughout Belgium, more observed in the northern part of the country.


Details

Classification
Family: Tortricidae > Subfamily: Tortricinae > Tribus: Euliini > Genus: Pseudargyrotoza > Species: Pseudargyrotoza conwagana
Vernacular names
Zilvervlekbladroller (NL), Eschenwickler (DE)
Synonyms
Pseudargyrotoza conwayana (Gmelin, 1790) and Pseudargyrotoza hofmannseggana (Hübner, 1799)
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 20.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Wingspan: 11-15 mm.

Museum specimens


Specimens in nature


Bionomics

The adults come to light.

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Flight periods

The adults fly from May till July.


Observed on

Host plant (genera):
Ligustrum and Fraxinus

The larva lives mainly on Fraxinus, but it has also been recorded from Ligustrum.

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