Seq # 361160020

Choristoneura hebenstreitella (Müller, 1764) Species

Last modified: May 5, 2019, 2:23 p.m.


A not so common species throughout Belgium. Most observations in the south of the country.


Details

Classification
Family: Tortricidae > Subfamily: Tortricinae > Tribus: Archipini > Genus: Choristoneura > Species: Choristoneura hebenstreitella
Vernacular names
Reuzenbladroller (NL)
Synonyms
Choristoneura sorbiana (Hübner, 1799)
First mention in Belgium
De Crombrugghe G. 1906a. Catalogue raisonné des Microlépidoptères de Belgique. — Mémoires de la Société entomologique de Belgique XIII: 1–172; XIV: 1–155. On page 74.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens


Specimens in nature


Flight periods

The adults have been observed from late May till the end of July. The moths are active from dusk onwards and later come to light.


Observed on

Host plant (species):
Corylus avellana and Myrica gale
Host plant (genera):
Quercus, Betula, Salix, Vaccinium and Hedera

The larva feeds in spun or rolled leafs of Quercus, Betula, Corylus, Salix caprea, Vaccinium, Hedera, Myrica and many more as Sorbus, Sambucus etc... The first instar larva overwinters in a silken hibernaculum, spun at the base of a twig or in crevices.

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