Seq # 362510010

Ancylis achatana (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775) Species

Last modified: Nov. 7, 2019, 11:05 p.m.


A rather common species throughout Belgium.


Details

Classification
Family: Tortricidae > Subfamily: Olethreutinae > Tribus: Enarmoniini > Genus: Ancylis > Species: Ancylis achatana
Vernacular names
Dwarsstreephaakbladroller (NL)
First mention in Belgium
De Fré Ch. 1858. Catalogue des Microlépidoptères de la Belgique. — Annales de la Société entomologique belge 2: 45–162. On page 90.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens


Specimens in nature


Flight periods

The adults have been observed from the end of June till well in August. They are active at dusk and later come to light.


Observed on

Host plant (species):
Prunus spinosa
Host plant (genera):
Crataegus

The larva spins several leaves together from which it feeds on the surrounding leaves. It lives on Crataegus, Prunus spinosa, or occasionally on Cotoneaster. Pupation takes places between loosely spun leaves of the foodplant.

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