Seq # 361130030

Archips oporana (Linnaeus, 1758) Species

Last modified: April 29, 2019, 2:36 p.m.


A rather common species throughout Belgium.


Details

Classification
Family: Tortricidae > Subfamily: Tortricinae > Tribus: Archipini > Genus: Archips > Species: Archips oporana
Vernacular names
Fraaie dennenbladroller (NL)
Synonyms
Archips piceana (Linnaeus, 1758)
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 67.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens


Specimens in nature


Mine

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Flight periods

The adults fly in two generations a year; from late May till July, and a partial second generation in August-September. They are active at dusk and later come to light.


Observed on

Host plant (species):
Pinus sylvestris, Abies alba and Picea glauca
Host plant (genera):
Juniperus

The larva lives on Pinus sylvestris, Abies alba and other coniferous trees.

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