Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Aphelia viburnana [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775
Bilberry Tortrix

Family: Tortricidae
Checklist Number: 49.033

Frequent in some locations and found in a range of habitats from grassland to moorland and bogs.

Larve feed on a range of herbaceous and shrubby plants including Vaccinium, bog myrtle (Myrica gale), willows (Salix) and knapweed (Centaurea)

Aphelia viburnana
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