Tortricoidea

Tortricinae

Imago
Genus
Acleris
Species
rhombana
Author/Year
Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775
English Vernacular
Rhomboid Tortrix
Annual Flight Period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Wingspan: 18-23mm

Imago: Bivoltine, a species recorded from hedgerows, woodland and gardens.  It is attracted to light in small numbers and seen here more commonly later in the season.

Larva: Polyphagous, feeding on oak (Quercus), hazel (Corylus), hawthorn (Crataegus) and many other shrubs and trees.

Overwinter: As an egg or as an adult

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