Seq # 361130020

Archips crataegana (Hübner, 1799) Species

Last modified: July 9, 2020, 6 p.m.


A rather common species in most areas of Belgium.


Details

Classification
Family: Tortricidae > Subfamily: Tortricinae > Tribus: Archipini > Genus: Archips > Species: Archips crataegana
Vernacular names
Meidoornbladroller (NL)
Synonyms
Archips roborana (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

Museum specimens


Specimens in nature


Cocoon/pupa


Flight periods

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


Observed on

Host plant (genera):
Quercus, Ulmus, Fraxinus, Tilia and Salix

The larva feeds during April-May in a roll, made at the leaf-edge on Quercus, Ulmus, Fraxinus, Tilia, Salix or other trees and shrubs. Pupation takes place in the larval habitation. The species hibernates in the egg stage.

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