Tortricidae : Tortricinae
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Choristoneura diversana
Forest Tortrix

(Hübner, [1817])982 / 49.017

Morley’s Final Catalogue: Local and polyphagous. Taken at Hemley during 1903 by the Revd. A. P. Waller (EMM. 1904, 80).

Recent Status: There are two Suffolk records for this scarce species.

Life Style: A single brooded species flying in mid-summer. The larvae feed on a variety of herbaceous and deciduous tree leaves, spinning shoots or leaves together. The larvae hibernate.

Identification: A generally pale orange ochreous species but can also be a grey brown. The male is smaller than the female and has more rounded wings. There is no costal fold. It has a similar pattern to Pandemis species. The central bands front edge is straight and has a break or is faint a short distance before the costa and is then narrow to the costa. More Info

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Recorded in 1 (2%) of 58 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1903.
Last Recorded in 1903.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
1903+25TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham
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