Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
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Cydia splendana
Marbled Piercer
Approx Length (c. 11mm) Wingspan (14-22mm.)
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Cydia pomonella
Codling Moth

(Linnaeus, 1758)1261 / 49.338

Common resident.

Malus spp., and sometimes the fruits of other Rosaceous trees with larva feeding in the fruit from August to October.

Recorded in 86 (61%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1857.
Last Recorded in 2020.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Wingspan: 14-22mm.
Flight: July - August
Foodplant:   Apple, quince, pear and other fruit.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
11/09/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO87
09/09/2020+VC37 - WorcestershireSP04 -
07/09/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO96
01/09/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO96
25/08/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO74
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