Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Zeiraphera ratzeburgiana Saxesen, 1840
Spruce Bud Moth

Family: Tortricidae
Checklist Number: 49.259

Rare. First recorded in the Outer Hebrides in 2010. It's a specialist conifer feeder. July to August

The larve feed on the young shoots of various conifers

Zeiraphera ratzeburgiana
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