Seq # 361310025

Cnephasia cupressivorana (Staudinger, 1871) Species

Last modified: March 14, 2021, 2:59 p.m.


A very rare and local spring species in Belgium, only discovered in 2019 in NA.


Details

Classification
Family: Tortricidae > Subfamily: Tortricinae > Tribus: Cnephasiini > Genus: Cnephasia > Subgenus: Cnephasia > Species: Cnephasia cupressivorana
Vernacular names
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Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Wingspan 16–20 mm. Like most of the Cnephasia species, a grey forewing colour with slight brownish or whitisch admixtures, darker strigulations and blackish dots. Markings are typical brownish grey for the genus and variably developed.
Recognizable only by examination of the genitalia.

Museum specimens

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Specimens in nature


Genitalia


Flight periods

An early spring species flying onwards from mid April till late May in one generation a year.


Observed on

Host plant (species):
Prunus armeniaca
Host plant (genera):
Cupressus and Scrophularia
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