Seq # 361630020

Cochylidia implicitana (Wocke, 1856) Species

Last modified: March 14, 2021, 3:26 p.m.

A rare species, mainly known from the northern half of Belgium.


Family: Tortricidae > Subfamily: Tortricinae > Tribus: Cochylini > Genus: Cochylidia > Species: Cochylidia implicitana
Vernacular names
Kamillebladroller (NL)
First mention in Belgium
De Crombrugghe G. 1899. Note sur quelques Microlépidoptères nouveaux pour la faune belge. — Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 43: 72–76. On page 72.




Museum specimens

Specimens in nature


The larva feeds on the flowers and the seeds, or in a stem or shoot, eating the pith.
It hibernates full-fed in the larval feeding place. Pupation in the same place or amongst detritus on the ground.

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Flight periods

The adults have been observed from the end of April till mid September. It is not clear whether this is due to a long emergence period or to several generations a year. The moths are active in the evening and later come to light.

Observed on

Host plant (species):
Matricaria recutita, Solidago virgaurea, Anthemis cotula and Tripleurospermum maritimum

The larva feeds on: Matricaria recutita, Anthemis cotula, Solidago virgaurea or Tripleurospermum maritimum.

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