Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
  Prev | Next  
Photo © Oliver Wadsworth,  Wyre Forest VC37. 2016

Immature stages

Approx Length (c. 9mm) Wingspan (14-18 mm)
      
      
      
      
    
Upload a Photo
 
Lathronympha strigana
Red Piercer

(Fabricius, 1775)1219 / 49.345

Very common resident.

Hypericumspp. with larva feeding in April/May in a spun terminal shoot; sometimes a partial second brood on the flowers and seeds in July.

Recorded in 93 (66%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1869.
Last Recorded in 2020.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Wingspan: 14-18 mm
Flight: May - July
Foodplant:   St. John's-wort
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Thaumatotibia leucotreta  |  Grapholita compositella >
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
22/09/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO62
22/09/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSP06
07/09/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO51
29/08/20201VC39 - StaffordshireSO98
26/08/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO97
We need your records!
Do you have records of Lathronympha strigana?
Put your own dot on the map!

Golden Cinnabar Membership

  • Help with running costs of West Midlands Moths
  • View detailed maps
  • List detailed species records
  • 12 month membership

westmidlandsmoths
   You can really help...

Copyright © Lepidoptera UK 2022
   
Click County for Details...

  Immature   Adult 
Show Details | 1990 to 2020 | 2000 to 2020 | Graph Key
© WestMidlandsMoths.co.uk 2022 NOLA®; Database using MapMate® Digital Maps © Bartholomew 2010. Design © Jim Wheeler 2022
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