Tortricidae : Tortricinae
  Prev | Next  

Similar Suffolk Species
Aethes williana
Silver Carrot Conch
Upload a Photo
Aethes margarotana
Shore Conch

(Duponchel, 1836)943 / 49.117

Morley’s Final Catalogue: Felixstow in July 1937 (Dr. Whittingham).

Recent Status: A single specimen of this species from Eryngium maritumum from the past, no recent records. It is possible that it could arrive as an immigrant.

Life Style: The moth can be found on Eryngium maritumum during June or July. The Larvae feed in the stem and rootstock where they hibernate and pupate.

Identification: A glossy dull grey/green and yellow with mottled markings, the hindwings are also mottled. More Info

Verification Grade Comment: Considered Extinct

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Recorded in 1 (2%) of 58 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1937.
Last Recorded in 1937.
Additional Stats

Aethes williana  |  Aethes margaritana >

List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
July 1937+25TM33 - Bawdsey/Felixstowe
Show Details | 1990 to 2020 | 2000 to 2020 | Graph Key
Express Record Aethes margarotana
We need your records!
Do you have records of Aethes margarotana?
Put your own dot on the map!

Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2021

 Immature Adult
Underlying maps using Digital Map Data © Norfolk Online Lepidoptera Archive - NOLA™ - Suffolk 2021. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2007 - 2021. Data © NOLA™ - Suffolk 2021
We use cookies to personalise content and enhance your experience. By clicking OK or using this site, you consent to the use of cookies unless you disable them. Cookies Policy