Seq # 361310060

Cnephasia stephensiana (Doubleday, 1849) Species

Last modified: Nov. 16, 2020, 5:02 p.m.


One of the more commoner species of Cnephasia throughout Belgium, based on the determination of the genitalia.


Details

Classification
Family: Tortricidae > Subfamily: Tortricinae > Tribus: Cnephasiini > Genus: Cnephasia > Subgenus: Cnephasia > Species: Cnephasia stephensiana
Vernacular names
Zomerspikkelbladroller (NL)
Synonyms
Cnephasia chrysantheana sensu auct., nec (Duponchel, 1843) and Cnephasia alternella sensu auct.
First mention in Belgium
Lhomme L. 1935–1946. Catalogue des Lépidoptères de France et de Belgique. Volume II Microlépidoptères. (première partie). — — : 1–487. On page 275.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens


Specimens in nature


Genitalia


Cocoon/pupa


Flight periods

The adults have been observed from mid May till till August.


Observed on

Substrates:
Herbaceous plants

The larva lives on various herbaceous plant species. It does not feed before hibernating. After hibernation, it first mines a leaf, then lives between leaves spun together. It pupates in the larval habitation, or spun up nearby on the plant.

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