Seq # 361180010

Dichelia histrionana (Frölich, 1828) Species

Last modified: Sept. 24, 2020, 12:11 p.m.


A rather rare and local species in Belgium, although widespread.


Details

Classification
Family: Tortricidae > Subfamily: Tortricinae > Tribus: Archipini > Genus: Dichelia > Species: Dichelia histrionana
Vernacular names
Splintervlekbladroller (NL)
First mention in Belgium
Janmoulle E. 1946b. Microlépidoptères nouveaux pour la faune belge. — Lambillionea 46: 121–123. On page 122.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens


Specimens in nature


Mine

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Flight periods

The adults fly from end of May till late September. They are active from dusk and later come to light.


Observed on

Host plant (species):
Picea abies
Host plant (genera):
Abies

The larva lives in old needles of Picea and Abies. Hibernation in young larval stage in a mined needle.

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