Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Pseudargyrotoza conwagana Fabricius, 1775
Yellow-spot Twist

Family: Tortricidae
Checklist Number: 49.091

A rare species with only one previous record from Lewis. A small member of the family with an obvious yellow patch, especially when fresh. Active May to July

Ash Fraxinus excelsior and Wild Privet Ligustrum vulgare are the two main foodplants

Pseudargyrotoza conwagana
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