Seq # 361410080

Acleris forsskaleana (Linnaeus, 1758) Species

Last modified: Jan. 31, 2020, 12:17 p.m.


A common species throughout Belgium.


Details

Classification
Family: Tortricidae > Subfamily: Tortricinae > Tribus: Tortricini > Genus: Acleris > Species: Acleris forsskaleana
Vernacular names
Kleine boogbladroller (NL)
First mention in Belgium
De Crombrugghe G. 1898. Note sur quelques Lépidoptères nouveaux pour la faune belge. — Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 42: 34–38. On page 34.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens


Specimens in nature


Flight periods

The adults have been observed from mid June till September. The moths come to light.


Observed on

Host plant (species):
Acer campestre and Acer pseudoplatanus

The larva lives at first in spun leaves or a flower of Acer campestre or A. pseudoplatanus, later on in a longitudinally rolled leaf. It hibernates. Pupation in a white silken cocoon spun in a folded leaf of the foodplant.

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