Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Zeiraphera griseana Hübner, [1799]
Larch Tortrix

Family: Tortricidae
Checklist Number: 49.257

A rare moth which was first recorded on the Outer Hebrides in 2010. It's a specialist conifer feeder which is active from May to July

The larvae feed on the young shoots of various conifers

Zeiraphera griseana
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